Quilting Arts August/September 2012

 

 


Our “Embellishment” issue will excite your creativity with over 30 inspiring quilts. Explore over-the-top embellishments, masterful beadwork, painting on fabric, felting, and much more!

 

                     
         “Sewing Strata”
by Diane Savona

ONLINE EXTRAS

View more work by Therese May, Diane Savona, and Barbara Shapel

Download Margaret Applin’s instructions for making custom brushes in Adobe Photoshop Elements

Learn another method for finishing a two-sided quilt with Barbara Shapel

See more art from our “What If?” reader challenge

View more photos from Kristine Lundblad’s dye party

Learn more about printing on prepared inkjet fabric sheets with Jennifer Rapacki

Check out the latest digital media products from Quilting Arts

Learn about the newest Quilting Arts reader challenge

 

 


“Smoky Mountain Surprise”
by Doreen Prakshot

DEPARTMENTS

Editor’s Note

Letters from Readers

Call for Entries

About Our Contributors

Off the Page: The sketchbook is the
foundation

Lynn Krawczyk

Replenishing Your Creative Well:
Fiber Art Groups
Lynn Krawczyk
The Thursday Art Group

Out of the Toolbox
Maria Elkins
Derwent Inktense Blocks

Minding Your Business
Jane Dávila
Submitting proposals for magazine
articles and books

Call for Submissions

Reader Challenge Announcement:
What’s in your heart?

Media We Like

Marketplace

Classifieds and Ad Index

Goddess of the Last Minute
Robbi Joy Eklow

 

 

 

IN PROFILE & GALLERY

Artist Q & A
Therese May
with Kristine Lundblad

Results from the “What If?”
Reader Challenge

In the Spotlight
Lisa Binkley

Gallery: Inspiring quilts from
Art Quilt Portfolio:
The Natural World

Martha Sielman

In Profile: Diane Savona
Vivika Hansen DeNegre

 

DESIGN & STITCH

Creating a Series of
Mini-Canvas Screen Prints
for Surface Design
Margaret Applin

Experiment with Needle
Felting by Machine
Liz Kettle
Make a felted cuff for
embellishment

Under the Surface
Embellishment
Diane Savona
Embedded objects in your
quilts

Ready, Click, Print!
Jennifer Rapacki
A comparison of prepared
inkjet fabric sheets

Two-sided Quilts
Barbara Shapel
Show-stopping technique for
binding and hanging a
two-sided quilt

A Party to Dye For
Kristine Lundblad
Host your own dye party


        

“Leaving” by Lisa Binkley

Other topics you may enjoy:

Categories

Art Quilt, Fabric Painting & Dyeing, Quilting Arts Magazine, Reader Challenges
Kristine Lundblad

About Kristine Lundblad

Kristine is Associate Editor of Quilting Arts Magazine, Modern Patchwork, QuiltCon magazine, International Quilt Festival: Quilt Scene, Modern Patchwork Holiday and Quilting Arts TV.

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