I love quilts that have been encrusted with lots of beads, baubles, buttons, found objects...you name it. The more outrageous the embellishment, the better! So I can't wait to share with you our latest ready-to-download eBook, Fine Embellishment Techniques from Quilting Arts: 5 Innovative Ways To Embellish Your Fiber Art.
In this free eBook you'll find a myriad of embellishment techniques and styles from today's top art quilters who aren't afraid to pile it on.
Lucky Shie shows us how to prepare a painted and journaled quilt sandwich that's decorated with hand embroidery stitches like the French knot and is sturdy enough to embellish with all kinds of doodads and finds.
Gail Ellspermann demonstrates how easy it is to make a batch of glittering fabric beads to embellish art quilts, clothing, or accessories. Making and sewing beads is a fun afternoon activity with the kids.
Award-winning artist Pamela Allen reveals how to cleverly repurpose bead fringe, sewing trim, and a wide array of found objects to create scenes and portrait-themed fabric art.
Frances Holliday Alford illustrates her method of sewing embellishments of any--and I mean any--kind using hand embroidery techniques and very strong thread. Her embellished quilts will amaze and inspire you!
Lastly, Belinda Spiwak shares her eco-quilting tips by showing how she transforms trash into treasured quilt embellishment.
Fine Embellishment Techniques from Quilting Arts: 5 Innovative Ways To Embellish Your Fiber Art will have you running for your beads, buttons, found objects, fabric scraps, and embroidery materials. Download this free eBook now and you'll be creating awe-inspiring fabric art embellishments in no time.
P.S. Do you have friends who love to embellish? Forward this link to them so they can download their own free copy of Fine Embellishment Techniques from Quilting Arts: 5 Innovative Ways To Embellish Your Fiber Art now.