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  • Quilting Arts Magazine, Dec. 2014/Jan. 2015

    This issue of Quilting Arts will inspire your art and your gift-giving. 

    Enjoy articles from top quilt artists about their techniques and projects, including turning photographs into beautiful quilts with a portable project that can travel with you from Wen Redmond, transforming your sketches into embroidery designs from Susan Brubaker Knapp, and printing techniques from Susan White.

    Also learn how top fiber artists maintain, share, and nurture their creativity by Lynn Krawczyk, delve into sculptural fiber art with Roxane Lessa, and explore handmade treasures in the "Artful Gifting" section from fiber artists Valerie Komkov Hill, Natalya Aikens, Cheryl Sleboda, and Jan Girod and Kristin Rodriquez.

    Beautiful and meaningful quilts from Healing Quilts in Medicine are featured along with a gallery of quilts from the ‘Changing Seasons' Reader Challenge made by readers like you.

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  • Quilting Arts December 2011/January 2012

     

    Quilting Arts has gone wild with our animal kingdom issue. Create stitched pet portraits, make a reptile raw-edge appliqué collage, and view a gallery of pet quilts from the Quilting Arts 2012 calendar contest. Don't miss articles on the latest art quilting techniques, including tips to create intense art cloth with surface design, an easy method to dye shibori fabrics, and an exploration of free-style free-motion quilting. Enjoy a profile on award-winning art quilter Sheila Frampton-Cooper and a gallery of humorous art quilts from the Quilting Arts "Greatest Pet Peeve" reader challenge. Plus so much more!

     

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  • Quilting Arts June/July 2011

    Don’t miss our portrait issue! Translate your photos into art quilts with Joan Sowada, explore detailed thread painting with Jennifer Day, and discover how to make a simple portrait quilt top in a weekend with Jen Eskridge. Stitch yourself silly with monoprinted art dolls by Tracy Stilwell and make a fashion statement with Laurie Ceesay’s hairstyle-inspired portrait quilts. Check out the next resist from the kitchen as Lisa Kerpoe shares her secrets for using corn syrup. Mary Hettmansperger explores metal as a design accent and Jane Davila gives tips on growing your art-quilting career. Get inspired by a Q & A showcasing the stunning portrait work of Dutch quilter Colette Berends. Read all about our newest reader challenge and enjoy the latest adventures of Goddess Robbi Joy Eklow. Cover art by Joan Sowada

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  • Quilting Arts April/May 2011

    Celebrate spring with our nature issue! Get creative with Zen doodle quilts by Laura Wasilowski. Make a sweet little series of
    free-motion stitched wildflower quilts by Jeanelle McCall. Join Margaret Applin as she uses digital imagery in quilted collages. Check out our new materials column, Out of the Toolbox, with an article on painting textiles by Judy Coates Perez. Jane LaFazio explores combining stitched sketches and ephemera in her art quilts. Christi Beckmann shares her techniques for creating a wholecloth quilted garden while Vivika Hansen DeNegre creates nests from scavenged studio scraps. Lisa Kerpoe returns with her third installment of Resists From the Kitchen with tips on using rice baby cereal and Mary Hettmansperger continues her exploration of using Metal as a Surface Embellishment with a look at found metals. Read a Q & A with textile artist Paula Chung who creates floral images with raw-edge silk appliqué. Enjoy a sampling of festive quilts from the exhibit America Celebrates! Learn new free-motion stitching motifs with Heather Thomas and enjoy the latest adventures of Goddess Robbi Joy Eklow. Cover art by Paula Chung

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