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Patchwork Folk Art: Using Applique and Quilting Techniques

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"With colorful fabric pieces as your paints, and needle and threads for brushes, anyone can compose beautiful works of patchwork folk art."—American Bookseller. The images Bolton creates with patchwork have a charm far greater than the basic craft techniques utilized...have the appeal and freshness of true folk art, so a beginner need not be intimidated....A delightful primer that should interest a range of crafters coming from either a needlework or a painting orientation. Colorful illustrations complement ...
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"With colorful fabric pieces as your paints, and needle and threads for brushes, anyone can compose beautiful works of patchwork folk art."—American Bookseller. The images Bolton creates with patchwork have a charm far greater than the basic craft techniques utilized...have the appeal and freshness of true folk art, so a beginner need not be intimidated....A delightful primer that should interest a range of crafters coming from either a needlework or a painting orientation. Colorful illustrations complement instructions on both stitchery and arranging motifs in attractive compositions."—Booklist. 128 pages (all in color), 10 5/8 X 9 3/4.
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Alice Joyce
For Bolton, scraps of fabric are imbued with memories capable of inspiring creativity and provoking imaginative musings. The images she creates with patchwork have a charm far greater than the basic craft techniques utilized, and although art school trained, Bolton retains a simplicity associated with self-taught artists. Many of the pieces shown here have the appeal and freshness of true folk art, so even though Bolton discusses elements of design throughout the text, a beginner need not be intimidated. All in all, this is a delightful primer that should interest a range of crafters coming from either a needlework or a painting orientation. Colorful illustrations complement Bolton's instructions on both stitchery and arranging motifs in attractive compositions.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780806913209
  • Publisher: Sterling Publishing
  • Publication date: 12/1/1995
  • Edition description: 1st U.S. ed
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 128
  • Product dimensions: 10.94 (w) x 10.02 (h) x 0.69 (d)

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