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  • Collograph Printing on Fabric – 5 Tips for Great Results

    Monoprinting techniques make me feel like a kid in art class: most are easy, fun, and a little messy. But making collograph prints has to be the most fun of all. You start by gathering found objects, gluing them collage-fashion onto a stiff substrate like a canvas board. Varnish over the whole thing...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 22 Sep 2014
    Filed under: Surface Design, Patchwork Quilt, Fabric Art, Quilting Techniques, Dyeing Fabric, Fabric Painting, Printmaking
  • Patchwork Quilts Then and Now

    I'm jumping on the Throwback Thursday bandwagon (#tbt) and posting this image of me with a patchwork quilt I made many years ago. It was the second quilt I'd ever made, a wedding gift for a friend, from pattern by Eleanor Burns. Me with my second patchwork quilt, about 25 years ago. It's...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 10 Sep 2014
    Filed under: How to Quilt, Patchwork Quilt, Quilting Supplies, Quilting Designs, Quilt Patterns, Quilting Techniques, Handmade Quilts
  • Fabric Painting on the Go: How to Make a Scarf Souvenir

    When I look at on Instagram, I can tell at a glance the photos posted by fiber artists: they almost always convey texture or pattern. Not just photos of fabric or fibers, but fences, grates, cracks in the sidewalk, and so on. When a fiber artist goes to Paris, she's just as likely to take a picture...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 25 Jun 2014
    Filed under: Surface Design, Patchwork Quilt, Fabric Art, Quilting Techniques, Dyeing Fabric, Fabric Painting
  • Designing Modern Quilts: Tips for Selecting Solids

    "Solids and nearly solids play such a big role in contemporary quilting, and especially in improv piecing. But many people find it hard to choose dynamic color combinations when they don't have a place to start," writes modern quilt artist Christine Ravish in the Summer 2014 issue of Modern...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 11 Jun 2014
    Filed under: Patchwork Quilt, Quilt Blocks, Quilting Designs, Quilt Patterns, Art Quilts, Quilting
  • 5 Quick Fabric Crafts Using Fabric Scraps

    Spring is such a busy time of year: graduations, wedding showers, barbecues, the end of the school year, and so on. It seems I always need an idea for a quick gift for a teacher, hostess, or guest of honor. That's when my bin of fabric scraps and list of fabric art projects come to the rescue. A...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 28 May 2014
    Filed under: How to Quilt, Patchwork Quilt, Fabric Art, Hand Sewing, Sewing Techniques, Art Quilts, Hand Stitches, Quilting Techniques, Quilted Gifts
  • Quilting Lessons: Tips & Tricks for Better, Faster Results - New Web Seminar

    Whether you are an experienced quilter looking to make contemporary patchwork-style quilts or are just beginning quilting , here's an opportunity to pick up basic quilting tips and tricks from one of the top pros. Learn to quilt faster and better with Diane's expert quilt tips. Diane Tomlinson...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 16 May 2014
    Filed under: How to Quilt, Quilt Binding, Patchwork Quilt, Quilting For Beginners, Art Quilts, Quilting Techniques
  • Free Fabric Friday -- Make Pretty Pink Quilted Gifts

    This week's free fabric giveaway is a stack of fat quarters called Surrounded by Love by Deb Strain for Moda. I can think of certain new graduates, expectant moms, and brides-to-be who would love quilt gifts made from this fabric. Pretty in pink! Fat quarter block in "Surrounded by Love'...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 16 May 2014
    Filed under: Patchwork Quilt, Quilting Supplies, Quilt Patterns, Quilted Gifts, Small Quilting Projects, Easy Quilt Patterns
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