Alison Glass Applique: The Essential Guide to Modern Applique
By: Alison Glass (author)Paperback
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Enjoy the classic art of applique but with thoroughly modern projects. Features 8 essential and updated techniques, including the hottest new thing in quilt making: Large Scale applique. Use the skills learned to create one of the beautifully crafted 14 projects for the home by former interior designer turned pattern and Andover Fabrics textile designer, Alison Glass. Combine technique with project in this inspiring book on the time-honored craft of applique, brought up-to-date by award winning designer, Alison Glass. Her fans have long-awaited a book from Alison and she doesn't disappoint. Beautiful detailed how-to photos will explore how to create designs using everything from classic needle-turned, hand stitched through to applying the latest substrates and a variety of fibers to achieve heirloom results. Go further with the addition of everything from crochet to embroidery to adding patchwork backgrounds to create unique, modern designs that fit perfectly in our stylish and highly curated handmade homes.
Alison Glass is a surface designer and former interior designer living in Virginia with her husband and two young children. She is a well-known fabric designer for Andover and is well-known to distributors due to her established pattern business she designs under her own name., Alison Glass Designs. She has a collection of threads through Aurifil and teaches nationally.
Introduction 8 Applique Techniques 11 Piecing and Embellishing tricks 14 Projects: Mini Quilt, Pillow, Overgrown Quilt (QuiltCon 2013 award winning design), Vintage Side Chair Upholstery, Burst Quilt, Sampler Quilt, Whole Cloth Quilt, Reverse Applique Quilt, Tablecloth, Pillow #2, Vintage Embroidery Quilt, Large Floor Pillow set, Mini Quilt #2, Templates
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