Quilting with Carol Armstrong: 30 Quilting Patterns, Applique Designs, 16 Projects by Carol Armstrong
Combine quilting & stitchery for a fantastic effect
Carol Armstrong presents a fresh look at quiltmaking! Use quilting lines, rather than pieced blocks, to define familiar patterns such as Bow Tie blocks and Grandmother's Fan, then add stitchery and other embellishments. Just choose your favorite pattern and Carol gets you started!
16 irresistible quilt projects, complete with applique designs and quilting patterns Embellish with your choice of hand applique, silk ribbon embroidery, redwork, paint, stencils, stamps, and more-whatever strikes your fancy Carol's techniques are easy to learn and fun to do.
Carol Armstrong is a professional quilter, teacher, and pattern designer known for her beautiful, life-like applique designs taken from nature. Carol lives in Shingleton, Michigan.
INTRODUCTION GETTING STARTED Design Hints MATERIALS AND SUPPLIES Design and Pattern Making Sewing Surface Design IMPORTANT PROJECT TIPS MAKING THE PATTERNS COLOR AND EMBELLISHMENT Basic Applique Basic Painting Redwork Embroidery CONSTRUCTION Quilt First Quilt Second Borders Quilting Binding PROJECTS Yo-Yo Pinwheel Lacy Log Cabin Shoo-Fly Grandmother's Little Angels Lonestar Attic Windows Cross Variation Storm at Sea Bow Ties Grandmother's Fan Churn Dash Maple Leaves Single Applique Blocks ABOUT THE AUTHOR INDEX