Quilting Arts TV Episode 111

25 Jan 2011

111 Text Messaging
Writing on your quilts not only adds texture and interest, but can literally help get the message across. This show presents simple ways to add text to your quilts using the computer; hand-stitching, gel pens, markers, and lots more.  First is 5 easy ideas to get text on your quilts with 5 tools for writing on fabric. Then the feature guest is Diane Giancola with waxless batik effects using resist medium and fabric dyes.  Then the digital tip is from Lesley Riley and quotes on your computer.  Next it’s endless embroidered borders with Sue Hausmann for an elegant effect.  Last up Susan “Lucky” Shie shows us diary quilts and writing with airpens and fabric paint.

 

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