Piecing: Expanding The Basics (PagePerfect NOOK Book) [NOOK Book]

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Almost everyone who views a Ruth McDowell quilt wants to know, "How did she piece that?" Now Ruth shares her sought-after techniques for piecing curved seams, insets, multiple angles, Z seams, Y seams, puzzle seams, diagonals, intersecting seams, slipped seams, and much more. Beginning with a photo or sketch, Ruth walks you through the individual steps of piecing and offers problem-solving suggestions along the way. You'll learn her methods for original piecing design, as well as how to select fabrics and find ...
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Piecing: Expanding The Basics (PagePerfect NOOK Book)

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Overview

Almost everyone who views a Ruth McDowell quilt wants to know, "How did she piece that?" Now Ruth shares her sought-after techniques for piecing curved seams, insets, multiple angles, Z seams, Y seams, puzzle seams, diagonals, intersecting seams, slipped seams, and much more. Beginning with a photo or sketch, Ruth walks you through the individual steps of piecing and offers problem-solving suggestions along the way. You'll learn her methods for original piecing design, as well as how to select fabrics and find your own working style. This book will appeal to traditional and contemporary quiltmakers alike.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781607050315
  • Publisher: C & T Publishing
  • Publication date: 11/5/2010
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 160
  • Sales rank: 910,414
  • File size: 52 MB
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Meet the Author

Ruth McDowell is an internationally known quilt artist and teacher with over 330 quilts to her credit. Her work celebrates her abiding love of nature, geometry, fabrics, and the piecing medium. She lives in Colrain, Massachusetts.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 10, 2000

    Good resource to improve your sewing skills

    Starting with the basics and advancing to difficult challenges, this book contains actual sewing examples that will improve anyone's sewing, design technique tips, and patterns. I recommend this book for anyone who is beginning to quilt, wants to quilt, or is an old pro.

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