A Change of Seasons

Author: Bonnie Sullivan
Publisher: Martingale
ISBN: 9781604687477
Release Date: 2016-09-07
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Folk-art style is always in season, and this collection of charming projects will dress up your home all year long. Stitch your way through four collections of projects that display the distinctive colors and rich textures of each season. Cozy photos will inspire you to decorate your home with cheerful and inviting decor accents you'll be proud to display. Stitch inspiring designs, including quilts, wall hangings, pillows, framed pictures, banners, and more Freshen the look of your home and create seasonable gifts for holidays and special occasions year-round Create gorgeous effects with three enjoyable techniques: easy wool applique, hand embroidery, and patchwork

Seasons of Wool Appliqu Folk Art

Author: Rebekah L. Smith
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 9781617454813
Release Date: 2017-06-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

The author of best-selling Wool Applique Folk Art presents a treasure trove of 12 seasonal wool applique projects, with 3 for each season. Presented in a lovely antique color palette, these simple and elegant projects include a journal cover, pillow cover, wallhangings, storage boxes, table rug, and more, perfect for your home or to give as gifts. Includes a basics chapter and an updated chapter on the collection, storage, and use of wool.

Wool Appliqu Folk Art

Author: Rebekah L. Smith
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 9781607059707
Release Date: 2015-06-15
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Savor the richness and beauty of wool appliqué—its texture, depth, color, and design. Well-known, award-winning folk artist Rebekah L. Smith will ignite your passion for Americana home decor with her simple and elegant designs. Hand stitch 14 folk-art projects, each with full-size patterns and step-by-step instructions. Appliqué pillows, bed toppers, and table runners from woven wools, felted wools, and wool felt—upcycling at its finest! Staying true to early decorative arts, the antique color palette and nature-inspired designs translate seamlessly to many modern living spaces.

Primitive Gatherings

Author: Terry Burkhart
Publisher: That Patchwork Place
ISBN: 1564776506
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

The warm, whimsical look of folk art has an irresistible charm - and the 15 projects in this book are irresistibly easy to make from start to finish. Discover the ease of several techniques, including rug hooking, wool and cotton applique, and quilting."

Primitive Style

Author: Jenifer Gaston
Publisher: That Patchwork Place
ISBN: 1604686839
Release Date: 2015-12-01

Create a warm and welcoming personal space with designs from Jenifer Gaston, creative director of Primitive Quilts and Projects magazine. If you love the primitive look, these traditional designs will feel right at home in your decorating scheme. 15 inviting patterns include a mix of cotton and wool projects: a folk-art sampler quilt, hooked rug, penny rug, table topper, pincushion, journal cover, and quilts Discover the joys of working with wool - so pleasurable and easy to learn Add texture and softness to cotton and wool projects with appliqué and embroidery

Crazy at the Cabin

Author: Janet Nesbitt
Publisher: That Patchwork Place
ISBN: 1604687835
Release Date: 2016-08-16
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Use Crazy piecing, a unique technique, to create table runners, wall hangings, and bed-sized quilts.

Simple Christmas Tidings

Author: Kim Diehl
Publisher: Martingale
ISBN: 9781604686678
Release Date: 2016-05-03
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

In Kim Diehl's first-ever Christmas book, you'll find decoration inspiration for your family's celebration. Revel in the sight of gracious rooms all dressed up for the holidays in Kim's signature style. Enjoy more than a dozen festive projects, including a table topper, throw pillow, tree skirt, wall hangings and lap quilts, ornaments, door hangers, stockings, and more Welcome the winter season with Kim's tips for decorating your home with yuletide flair Enrich your table with Kim's scrumptious holiday recipes

American Folk Art Quilts

Author: Maggi McCormick Gordon
Publisher: Trafalgar Square Publishing
ISBN: 1570764514
Release Date: 2010-03-09
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Presents patterns and instructions for creating twenty-five quilts that are displayed at the Wisconsin State Historical Society's Old World Wisconsin.

Elegant Quilts Country Charm

Author: Leonie Bateman
Publisher: Martingale
ISBN: 9781604686111
Release Date: 2012-04-17
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

How can something so elegant be so easy? Experience the joys of using wool applique to add depth and texture to your quilts and other projects. There are no edges to turn under--and wool doesn't fray! Even beginners can create these cozy, antique-looking quilts. Choose from 11 traditional projects that combine reproduction fabrics with felted-wool applique designs Find all the basic techniques in the wool-applique instructions Stitch conversation-piece quilts, table runners, pillows, and more

Stitches from the Garden

Author: Kathy Schmitz
Publisher: Martingale
ISBN: 9781604687774
Release Date: 2016-06-07
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Indulge in the sentimental pleasures of stitcheries with wistful vintage artistry. Inspired by nature and stitched with the gentle romance of days gone by, noted artist Kathy Schmitz creates designs that use simple embroidery to create thoughtful keepsakes. Select from a variety of elegant embroidery projects, including a pillow, pincushion, wall decoration, tote bag, and more Find success with each design--clear illustrations demonstrate how to master every featured embroidery stitch Revel in Kathy Schmitz's original artwork, gracefully presented throughout the book

A Touch of Farmhouse Charm

Author: Liz Fourez
Publisher: Page Street Publishing
ISBN: 9781624142970
Release Date: 2016-12-06
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Create the Home You’ve Always Dreamed of with Easy, Authentic Farmhouse Décor Opening A Touch of Farmhouse Charm is like taking a breath of fresh, clean country air. With the turn of each page, Liz Fourez leads you on a tour through her family’s house, restored to its 1940s rustic farm style, and teaches you how to make each handmade decoration yourself. The projects require minimal effort, yet add instant charm to any room. With your blue jeans on and a few of the most basic supplies in hand, you’ll be on your way to your dream home in no time. You’ll learn how to make a custom wood Family Name Sign for your living room, a Wooden Boot Tray on Casters for the entryway, a Ruffled Stool Slipcover for the kitchen and a Rustic Wooden Frame for the bedroom, plus decorations for the office, bathroom, kids’ bedroom and playroom. Farmhouse style is about cultivating a connection among family, home and nature; A Touch of Farmhouse Charm helps you bring the warmth and beauty of simpler times to your modern life naturally.

A Bountiful Life

Author: Karen Mowery
Publisher: C&t Publishing / Kansas City Star Quilts
ISBN: 1611690366
Release Date: 2012-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Karen Mowery presents her version of the infa mous Bird of Paradise quilt top. Karen's version has been beautifully constructed to replicate the original quilt. The personal story of the original quilter remains a mystery, which Karen has attempted to unravel.

Country Style Quilting

Author: Lynette Anderson
Publisher: David & Charles
ISBN: 9781446371732
Release Date: 2015-06-07
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Bring the feel of the countryside into your home with this unique collection of patchwork quilts and gifts from quilt designer, Lynette Anderson. Lynette's inspiration comes from nature, her garden and her animals, and all of these are reflected in this new collection of patterns. The designs in this title feature birds and flowers, with lots of hand embroidery and stitching, including great portable projects for stitching 'on the go'. All the basic techniques you will need to make and finish off the projects are detailed, from transferring designs onto fabric to binding a finished quilt. Instructions also cover hand stitching techniques for the embroidery. 15 fabulous projects to make including: a sewing basket and scissor holder; lap size quilt using English paper pieced hexagons and elongated hexagons; craft case cover, small wall quilt/stitchery, framed stitchery, plus full-size bed quilts.

Foolproof Walking Foot Quilting Designs

Author: Mary Mashuta
Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 9781617450525
Release Date: 2015-08-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Take your machine’s walking foot for a walk on the wild side and move beyond basic stitch-in-the-ditch quilting! In her follow-up to best-selling Foolproof Machine Quilting, award-winning author Mary Mashuta teaches you how to quilt attractive lines, curves, and geometric shapes with a walking foot. The book includes a multitude of designs, each adapted for walking-foot quilting and marked with clock icons to indicate the skill level and time required to accomplish it. This visual guide provides an inspirational gallery of 30 finished quilts and is enhanced by detailed photos of successfully quilted blocks, center panels, sashing, borders, and corners.

Tis the Autumn Season

Author: Shelley Wicks
Publisher: Martingale
ISBN: 9781604682489
Release Date: 2013-06-04
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Talented designers Jeanne Large and Shelley Wicks present a charming collection of quilts and coordinating projects. Enjoy warming your home with the seasonal beauty of autumn. Choose from 12 distinctive projects, plus a bonus online "Harvest Trio" pattern set that includes an apron, a tea towel, and a set of coasters Play with a mix of styles, such as scrappy pieced quilts and quilts featuring the authors' popular chunky applique Learn techniques for piecing, fusible applique , and wool applique