Get Inspired to Design: Seven Steps to Successful Art Quilts PDF

By Elizabeth Barton

ISBN-10: 1607056348

ISBN-13: 9781607056348

Wake up your internal artist with this hands-on, intriguing workout consultant that takes you thru the seven-step technique to layout profitable paintings quilts. Celebrated quilter Elizabeth Barton exhibits you ways to grasp each step, from discovering concept to making a layout and developing the ultimate duvet. ahead of you recognize it, you’ll be designing quilts which are actual artworks, whether you’ve by no means studied artwork prior to. contains in-depth sections on composing a layout, operating with colour and cost, and masses extra — turns quilters at any point into larger cover designers.

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When wearing, pass the bar half of the clasp through any of the rings for an adjustable necklace. 4" (10 cm) of gold-filled 24-gauge wire 1~ Dangle. Use the wire to string the teardrop and form a wrapped loop that attaches to the tab half of the clasp. Continue to wrap the tail down around the teardrop (see p. 36). 2~ finishing.

String 1 charlotte and pass through the next fire-polished round. Repeat around to add 1 charlotte between each fire-polished round {Fig. 2}. Pass through all beads again to reinforce. old world emerald {see pendant on p. 46 and at lower right} 13 white-lined olive green size 11° seed beads 13 olive green mottled 3mm fire-polished rounds the stitches on the back the pendant, cut a circle or oval out of matching felt the size of the back of the pendant. Make a small slit in the back of the bail and glue in place.

1~ Photocopy. Lay the white lace on the bed of a toner-based copy machine, cover with the black paper, and make several copies, enlarging and reducing the scale of the lace as desired. Repeat using the black lace and omitting the black piece of paper. 2~ pendants. Mix and shape the clay and make holes in the pendants according to pp. 29–31. {tip 3~ Apply image. Before baking the pendants, cut the images to be transferred to the shape of the pendant. Use a cotton swab to wet the pendant with polish remover.

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