Quilting Arts June/July 2010



Download a design from Susan Brubaker Knapp.

Browse the "Let Out Your Inner Animal Challenge" photo gallery.

See more photos of Melanie Testa's process and fabrics.

View additional work by Laura Wasilowski

Chat about the business of art quilting in our Minding Your Business forum.



Thread Sketching 101
Susan Brubaker Knapp
Lesson3: focus on texture

Needle-Felted & Hand-stitched Fiber Art
Jane LaFazio
Working in a series

Small Felted Wool Quilts
Morna Crites-Moore
Recycling sweaters into hand-stitched artwork

Stitching from the Soul
Victoria Gertenbach
Layering the past & present

All About Dimension
Diane Núñez
Making 3-D floral embellishments & brooches

Batik with Soy Wax
Melanie Testa
Easy & effective techniques for original fabric design

Arranging Design Elements
Jane Dunnewold
From Art Cloth: A Guide to Surface Design for Fabrics

Small Circular Quilts
Laura Wasilowski
Colorful fused desings with quick wrapped edges


Artist Q & A:
The Faces of the Feminine
Pippa Eccles
A conversation with art quilter Geneviève Attinger

Artist Profile:
Sylvie Ladame
Susie Monday

“Let Out Your Inner Animal!” Reader Challenge Results

In the Spotlight:  
Elizabeth Barton





Editor's Note

Letters from Readers

Call for Entries

About Our Contributors

Book Reviews

Minding Your Business
Jane Dávila
Artist for Hire: Private art commissions


Classifieds and
Ad Index

Goddess of the Last Minute
by Robbi Joy Eklow

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