After many years of knitting, embroidery, and cross-stitch, Tonye Belinda Phillips discovered and fell in love with quilting, especially hand quilting and appliqué. She teaches an occasional quilting or knitting class at The Stitchin' Post in Sisters, Oregon, and her work has been featured in several publications including Transitions, by Andrea Balosky, Through the Garden Gate, by Jean and Valori Wells, and Quilted Memories, by Mary Lou Weidman. To see more of Tonye's work, visit tonyebelindaphillips.com.
Hand-Appliqued Quilts: Beautiful Designs and Simple Techniquesby Tonye Belinda Phillips
Quilter and teacher Tonye Belinda-Phillips has a passion for folk art appliquéand it inspired her to develop a simple, no-fuss method for making stunning hand-appliquéd quilts. In this beautiful volume, Tonye lays out her fresh, easy approach, revealing all the special techniques she’s discovered on her quilting journey: ideas for choosing fabrics, working with color, and creating the appliqué shapes, as well as placing, basting, and stitching it up. Twenty bright and cheerful projects include a basic basket-shaped pattern that’s great for beginners; an updated floral pattern with playful spirals; and a garden-themed design with watering cans. They’re all photographed using natural light in scenic rustic settingsmaking this book an object of art in its own right.
- Lark Books NC
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- 8.80(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.70(d)
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