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Quilting in the Limelight: The Life, Art and Techniques of an Award-Winning Quilter
     

Quilting in the Limelight: The Life, Art and Techniques of an Award-Winning Quilter

by Philippa Naylor
 

Detailing her extraordinary career as a quilt artist and teacher, this memoir of internationally-known, award-winning quilter Philippa Naylor both recounts her development as a quilt artist and serves to further inspire her many fans around the world. Filled with the same meticulous detail as her intricately designed quilts, her story travels from a child in

Overview

Detailing her extraordinary career as a quilt artist and teacher, this memoir of internationally-known, award-winning quilter Philippa Naylor both recounts her development as a quilt artist and serves to further inspire her many fans around the world. Filled with the same meticulous detail as her intricately designed quilts, her story travels from a child in England fascinated with sewing clothes for dolls to the high-pressure world of fashion design to a world-renowned quilter. Along the way she also shares her techniques, secrets, and the most important elements of her quilts—drama, contrast, movement, balance, depth, and layering.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780981886008
Publisher:
Dragon Threads
Publication date:
03/01/2010
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
10.00(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.30(d)

Meet the Author

Philippa Naylor was head designer for a UK lingerie company and has won numerous quilting awards, including the Bernina Machine Workmanship Award and the Pfaff Master Award for Machine Artistry. Her works are in the permanent collection of the National Quilt Museum in Kentucky and have been exhibited at shows around the world.

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