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Embrace the transition of the seasons and be inspired by the scenery with the October/November 2014 issue of Quilting Arts Magazine. See how design plays a crucial role to Susan Brubaker Knapp, Linda Friedman, Susan Purney Mark, and other favorite quilting artists as they share their helpful tips and techniques. Then, recreate these elements in your art quilts with helpful directions and inspiring quilt galleries.

  • Add texture and realism to your contemporary art quilts by incorporating thread with tips from artist Susan Brubaker Knapp.
  • Discover how Melanie Testa used her art as a tool for healing, comfort, and to draw attention to breast cancer options.
  • Color your own gorgeous hand-dyed fabrics with a demo for rainbow shibori you won't want to miss.
  • Discover a specially treated fabric that makes patterned dyeing easy.
  • And more!

 

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Recent Issues

  • Quilting Arts Magazine February/March 2007

    Theme-based work; Tim Gunn makes Wearables Work for You; designer labels; machine needle felting; Clear Vision: Part II; pricing your art; textural surfaces; The role of tradition in quiltmaking; MetroTextural; More results from our Abstract Art Quilt Reader Challenge; Goddess on knitting. On the Cover: "Two Sunflowers" by Lucie Summers

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  • Quilting Arts Winter 2006

    Art Design Primer: Color and Value; Xpandaprint; Artist Profile: Deidre Adams;create transparent quilt art; Frayed Edges group; water-soluble stabilizers; creating translucency; The making of an art quilt; creative coffee cuffs; magical card case; results from our Abstract Art Quilt Reader Challenge; Goddess on "Project Runway."

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  • Quilting Arts Fall 2006

    Art Design Primer: Unity and Focal Point; Embellishing with Attitude; MajorMinors II South African Fibreworks Exhibition; Artist Profile: Karen Stiehl Osborn; Embellished Stitches & Exotic Threads; Interview with South African Artist: Rosalie Dace; Art Quilts at the Sedgwick; The Art of Journal Quilting; 2007 Calendar Contest Judges' Choice; stitch sampler; From Crafty Silk Flowers to Sheer Sensation; Goddess on quilt design. On the cover: Detail of "Garden Dreams" by Mai-Britt Axelson

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  • Quilting Arts Summer 2006

    Twisted Insertion Stitches; sun prints; The Art of Abstraction: Part II; Artist Profile: Linda and Laura Kemshall; Quilting with Hand-dyed and Discharged Cloth; Deconstructed Screenprinting; Journal quilter Jeanne Williamson; More Results from our "Creative Self-portrait Challenge"; working with vanishing muslin; Men of Biblical Portion; Goddess on left-handedness and quilting.

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