Quilting for Show: A Practical Guide to Successful Competition Quilting

Quilting for Show: A Practical Guide to Successful Competition Quilting

by Karen McTavish, Helen Squire
     
 

From selecting various materials to making the final fold, this handy guide explains in-depth the keys that separate award-winning show quilts from the rest. Newcomers to the show world will learn how to improve upon basics such as blocking and adding a sleeve, as well as how to make machine quilting look like hand quilting. A wide range of

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Overview

From selecting various materials to making the final fold, this handy guide explains in-depth the keys that separate award-winning show quilts from the rest. Newcomers to the show world will learn how to improve upon basics such as blocking and adding a sleeve, as well as how to make machine quilting look like hand quilting. A wide range of contributors—including some of the nation’s best quilters, a quilt appraiser, and multiple professional judges—all contribute trade secrets to winning competitions and avoiding common mistakes. With a bonus DVD demonstrating how to perform specific techniques, novices and seasoned show quilters alike will be able to produce top-quality quilts with ease.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780974470634
Publisher:
On-Word Bound Books LLC.
Publication date:
09/01/2007
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.27(d)

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