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  • Easy Shibori Dyeing Method With Textile Paints

    Shibori techniques , or pattern resist dyeing, have been used for hundreds of years. The resulting shibori fabric (traditionally indigo blue) is treasured by fiber artists (I have an entire collection). 'Serenity' by Susan Purney Mark, using soy wax and shibori resist dyeing. In the February...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 22 Apr 2015
    Filed under: Surface Design, Quilting Supplies, Fabric Art, Quilting Techniques, Dyeing Fabric, Fabric Painting
  • Quilting Supplies: 5 Tips for Better Pinning

    Of all the quilting supplies , straight pins are probably the ones we take most for granted. If you're like me, you might still have some from your grandmother's or mother's sewing kit. When you replenish, you most likely head to the quilting notions aisle at the fabric store and choose ones...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 25 Mar 2015
    Filed under: Quilting Supplies, Quilting Techniques
  • Which Die-Cutting Machine is Right for You?

    Many quilters who use appliqué, patchwork patterns , or repeated motifs in their art swear by die-cut machines. The machines can save time, make cutting easier on the hands and back (no endless hours with the rotary cutter and mat), and improve accuracy. Die-cutting machines can make cutting fabric...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 23 Mar 2015
    Filed under: How to Quilt, Patchwork Quilt, Quilt Blocks, Quilting Supplies, Quilting Designs, Quilt Patterns, Quilting
  • Basic Quilting: How to Choose Batting

    When you learn to quilt , the first lesson is that a quilt is made up of three elements: the top, the batting, and the backing fabric. Together they are known as a quilt sandwich. In this eFolio project from Colorful Fabric Collage , Sue Bleiweiss used wool felt and interfacing as the batting. Now, when...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 9 Mar 2015
    Filed under: Surface Design, How to Quilt, Quilting Supplies, Fabric Art, Quilting For Beginners, Art Quilts, Quilting Techniques, Dyeing Fabric
  • 5 Steps to Better Portrait Art Quilts

    Looking back over the last 12 months, I'd have to say that portraiture was a big trend in modern and creative quilting . From pixel quilts made of tiny fabric squares to mixed-media quilts that enhanced fabric with paint or colored pencil, quilt artists made a lot of faces. Judging by what I've...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 31 Dec 2014
    Filed under: Surface Design, Machine Quilting, How to Quilt, Photo Quilt, Quilt Blocks, Quilting Supplies, Quilting Designs, Fabric Art, Art Quilts, Quilting, Quilting Techniques, Handmade Quilts, Fabric Painting
  • Give Your Quilt Art More Drama with Costume Shop Materials

    When some people pass glittering tulle, pastel sheers, sequins and beads, and rows of embroidered trim at the fabric store, they see costumes. Art quilters see stash. In fact, many art quilters have also had a hand in the theatre realm. At some point, they looked at the snips of this and that on their...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 8 Dec 2014
    Filed under: Surface Design, How to Quilt, Quilting Supplies, Fabric Art, Embellishment Techniques, Sewing Techniques, Quilt Patterns, Art Quilts, Quilting, Small Quilting Projects
  • A Guide to Unique or Hard-to-Find Quilting Supplies & More

    I love to give and get handmade gifts. But when you’re a fiber artist—or know one—it’s just as much fun to give and receive quilting and surface design-related supplies and tutorials. With that, our team has offered to be your personal shopper, selecting unique items from the...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 28 Nov 2014
    Filed under: Surface Design, Quilting Supplies, Quilting Designs, Fabric Art, Art Quilts, Fabric Painting, Printmaking
  • Episode 1412 Preview Quilting Arts TV Series 1400

    Back to Basics: In this episode, Sarah Ann Smith shows how to choose the right thread and needle for any projects and Catherine Redford demonstrates paper piecing using a square-in-square block.
    Posted to Quilting Arts TV by VivikaEditor on 17 Jun 2014
    Filed under: Susan Brubaker Knapp, English paper piecing, quilting supplies, Quilting Arts TV Series 1400, quilt blocks
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