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Art Quilt Collage: A Creative Journey In Fabric, Paint & Stitch

To make great art, you've got to start! Make treasured art quilts from bits of cloth, stitched motifs, and painted details. This visual, step-by-step guide will help you dip your toes into the world of art quilting with mixed-media techniques, checklists, and work-along projects presented using 8 design guides. Unlock your own artistic vision as you quilt in a series, finish small art pieces, and incorporate meaningful symbols into your work.

Paperback: 96 pages

Publisher: C&T Publishing (October 1, 2016)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 161745284X

ISBN-13: 978-1617452840

Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.2 x 11 inches

Shipping Weight: 13.4 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)

Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Best Sellers Rank: #25,695 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #11 in Books > Crafts, Hobbies & Home > Crafts & Hobbies > Mixed-Media #27 in Books > Crafts, Hobbies & Home > Crafts & Hobbies > Needlecrafts & Textile Crafts > Quilts & Quilting

I cannot say enough good things about this book! I have been searching for a long time for a book that could give me a few guidelines, or steps, to creating an art quilt and this book does that and more. Not only does the book guide you in making an art quilt, it also gives you a lot of open-ended suggestions for make your own original piece of art. You will learn everything you need to know which includes all the supplies, inspiration and where to find it, how to choose fabrics, how to embellish your quilt including paint and stitching, different ideas for putting your quilt together, binding the quilt and finally displaying your quilt. This is definitely a must-have for everyone who ever wanted to make their own art quilt!

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