Intuitive Color and Design: Adventures in Art Quilting (Updated 2nd Edition)

Intuitive Color and Design: Adventures in Art Quilting (Updated 2nd Edition)

by Jean Wells

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Overview

In this updated edition of best-selling Intuitive Color & Design, Jean’s workshop assignments get your creative juices flowing, giving you challenges to expand your quilting horizons. Start by learning to see line and color; study the nuts and bolts of design; develop your color work and composition; and when you get stuck, there’s expert advice on problem solving. Design and piece spectacular, free-form quilts you'd never have guessed you could create!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781617455247
Publisher: C & T Publishing
Publication date: 07/01/2017
Edition description: Updated 2nd Edition
Pages: 112
Sales rank: 589,787
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.20(d)

About the Author

Jean Wells has written or co-authored over 24 quilting books. Jean combines her everyday life with her passion, whether it is putting on the Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show near her Oregon home or planting a quilt block pattern in her garden.

Table of Contents

Forward
Preface
The Journey
Inspiration for Quilt Design
Launching the Design Process
Start a Journal or Sketchbook
Developing an Idea
Finding Line Work
Color through my Eyes
Creating Strata
Techniques for the Toolbox
No Ruler Cutting and Piecing
Narrow Insert Piecing
Pieced Strips
Medallion or Log Cabin Piecing
Corner Curve Piecing
Nuts and Bolts of Quilt Design
Elements of Design
Principles of Design
The Design Process
Color Thoughts
Color and Value Assignment
Getting Started
Design the Quilt
Making Connections
Stuck —- what to do?
The Critique Process
Tools of the Trade
Tools
Unconventional Finishing Methods
Quilting Lines as Design Lines
Detail Stitching
Quiltlets
Framing
Raw Edge Finish
Facing Finish
Pillow Turn Finish
Whole-Cloth Finish
Portrait Finish
Off the Wall Quilts
Three Dimensional Boxes
Pincushions
Continuing the Journey
Resources
About the Author

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