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  • Five Digital Design Tips for Neophytes

    I am a big fan of handmade objects and hands-on techniques. Technology is not always my friend. But my perspective changed when I saw Diane Rusin Doran create awesome hand dyed-fabric effects with digital quilting imagery . You would swear these gorgeous fabrics were made in a dye studio--but were all...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 7 May 2015
    Filed under: Surface Design, Quilting Supplies, Quilting Designs, Fabric Art, Quilt Patterns, Art Quilts, Quilting Techniques, Dyeing Fabric
  • Perfect Your Pixels: Tips for Printing Digital Art on Fabric

    So many of today's fiber artists have a desire to design their own fabrics. We can do it in our studios with surface design techniques and create a single piece of fabric, or we can design the fabric online and have it printed by an on-demand printing company. But how to start? Lucky for us, renowned...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 30 Apr 2015
    Filed under: Surface Design, Photo Quilt, Quilting Designs, Quilt Patterns
  • Redirect the Ordinary with Art Quilts

    We all have days when we get bored with our everyday routine, don't we? But what if we could simply redirect the ordinary, turn the common into the uncommon, or make the expected unexpected? 'Turning Bottles into 'Stained Glass'" art quilt by Sara Sharp. That was the challenge put...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 13 Apr 2015
    Filed under: Quilting Designs, Quilt Patterns, Art Quilts, Quilting
  • Free Your Fiber Art with Tips from Jane LaFazio

    Many people--me among them--admire Jane LaFazio's approach to fiber art and quilt making. Jane's ability to pull from different sources and mix a variety of techniques--while keeping with a common theme--makes her work distinctive. Jane LaFazio, who mixes paint and fiber to make unique fabric...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 8 Apr 2015
    Filed under: How to Quilt, Quilting Designs, Fabric Art, Quilt Patterns, Art Quilts, Quilting Techniques
  • Tips for Choosing Fabrics for Patchwork Quilts

    Most quilt artists have a good eye for color, pattern, and what goes together. If they didn't, they probably wouldn't be quilting. But when deciding how to make a patchwork quilt design, your fabric choices can make a big difference in how the overall design looks. The 'Queen Charming'...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 6 Apr 2015
    Filed under: How to Quilt, Patchwork Quilt, Quilting Designs, Quilting For Beginners, Quilt Patterns, Quilting, Free Quilt Patterns
  • Sewing Beads on Fabric: Create Text with Beaded Embroidery

    When I first discovered art quilting, heavily encrusted, beaded quilts were very popular due to a revival of crazy quilting. For a while, paint, needle felting, and fabric manipulation became more popular as surface embellishment--and that's still true. But I see beaded embellishments are making...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 30 Mar 2015
    Filed under: Embroidery, Surface Design, Quilting Designs, Fabric Art, Embellishment Techniques, Hand Sewing, Sewing Techniques, Quilt Patterns, Art Quilts, Hand Stitches, 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
  • Traditional and Modern Quilting: Designs and Techniques for Quilt Designs

    Learn to create your own quilt designs based on techniques from traditional and modern quilting styles with this free eBook.
    Posted to Quilting Arts Articles by Cate Prato on 23 May 2011
    Filed under: free ebooks, quilt designs, quilting designs, modern quilting
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