Photo-Inspired Art Quilts: From Composition to Finished Piece by Leni Levenson Wiener, Nancy Zieman |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Photo-Inspired Art Quilts: From Composition to Finished Piece

Photo-Inspired Art Quilts: From Composition to Finished Piece

by Leni Levenson Wiener, Nancy Zieman
     
 

An art quilt is a unique and original work of art done in fabric, layered with batting and backed just like a traditional quilt. Most often, they are made to hang on a wall as decoration. In this book, learn how to identify an appropriate photo for an art quilt, how to translate that photo into a fabric collage, and how to accent and/or embellish it using thread

Overview

An art quilt is a unique and original work of art done in fabric, layered with batting and backed just like a traditional quilt. Most often, they are made to hang on a wall as decoration. In this book, learn how to identify an appropriate photo for an art quilt, how to translate that photo into a fabric collage, and how to accent and/or embellish it using thread painting, raw-edge machine appliqué and fabric collage.

A bonus DVD hosted by Nancy Zieman compliments the instruction featured in the book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780896898042
Publisher:
Krause Publications
Publication date:
06/04/2009
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

Leni Levenson Wiener has been teaching art quilting in the New York area for seven years. She is a member of SAQA, is an active member of the quilting community and is the author of Thread Painting. (Krause Publications 2007)

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