Appliqué is fun and easy to do, and it opens up a world of design possibilities. The Quilter's Appliqué Workshop: Timeless Techniques for Modern Designs teaches you everything you need to know to create appliqué—both as embellishment and as the focus of projects. Instructions for hand and machine techniques are detailed for three main working methods:
- Raw-edge appliqué
- Prepared-edge appliqué
- Needle-turn appliqué
12 fun, inspiring projects put the techniques to use.
...the book could be the helpful new guidebook for in-shop classes or the spark to create a unique project.
Checker Distributors doesn’t sell directly to consumers, but they can help you find a local quilt shop that carries what you’re looking for—including The Quilter’s Appliqué Workshop.
For the last stop on the blog tour, I share lots of tips for appliqué on Quilting Daily.
I’ve long admired Diane Gilleland, so her thoughtful review of The Quilter’s Appliqué Workshop on CraftyPod means a lot to me. If you’re wondering if the book is a worthy addition to your craft library, check out the review!
This one's a keeper.
Today on the blog tour I crash my very own mother’s blog...when it comes to appliqué, the apple didn’t fall far from the tree, but it sure took its time to fall!
Generation Q Magazine reviews the book on their site today, along with a goofy photo and personal details uncovered by roving reporter Melissa Thompson Maher. She points out that the projects aren’t the only things to like in the book:
It’s classic Kevin. His urbane sense of humor oozes off the pages right from the start.
Today I drop by Ebony Love’s blog to share a guest post about die cutting for appliqué. Enter to win a pack of wool charm squares from Ebony!
For Day 3 of the Quilter’s Appliqué Workshop Blog Tour, download a free project from the book on Sew Mama Sew.
Day 2 of the Blog Tour... hear what Angela has to say about The Quilter’s Appliqué Workshop and enter to win a copy!
The Quilter’s Appliqué Workshop Blog Tour starts today on my blog. See a virtual trunk show of some projects from the book, then leave a comment to enter the grand-prize giveaway!
Take my quiz on Quilting Daily to find out what type of appliqué is right for you!