There are so many beautiful fabrics and fibers in the world, why limit yourself to making quilts with them? No reason at all! Especially when you have this free eBook, Textile Art Techniques for Quilters: 5 Free Fiber Art and Fabric Art Projects.
This free ebook gives you five of our most popular ideas and projects for turning your fat quarters, fabric scraps, and fiber odds and ends into fabric wall art, 3-D quilts, and other fabric crafts.
In All About Dimension: Making 3-D floral embellishments and brooches, Diane Nunez shows how you can make wall quilts and jewelry with beautiful fiber art flowers made of fabric, metal mesh, buttons, and beads.
I hope you'll enjoy the way I use dimension to create textile art by using fabric scraps, fibers, and even leftover threads in my piece, Feathering the Nest: Build a three-dimensional collage with scavenged studio scraps. You can et the fiber art wall hangings stand alone or turn them into framed quilts.
Jeanell McCall's Starry, Starry Night Scented Dream Pillows are mini machine-felted quilts with herbs tucked into a secret pocket for sweet dreams. Used alone, the fiber collage centerpieces can be used as coasters. Change the dimensions, and they make a wonderful fabric postcard.
With the pervasiveness of GPS technology, fewer people are using paper maps. But that just makes fiber art map making all the more appealing! In Collaged Art Maps from Fabric, Paint, and Thread, Valerie Goodwin shows how to make mixed-media fabric collage maps that show the way to a very personal landscape.
Finally, have some spontaneous dimensional textile art fun with Leilani Pierson's 5-Day Quilt Challenge: Creating art on a whim. This free-form fabric art challenge presents an adventure in fiber art projects.
|Fiber art vessel by Wanda Stivison,
from the 5-Day Quilt Challenge.
The fabric crafts in Textile Art Techniques for Quilters: 5 Free Fiber Art and Fabric Art Projects can take as much or as little time as you want to spend. And each one teaches you fiber art techniques that you can use alone or in your next quilt.
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