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Japanese Quilt Art

Author : Setsuko Segawa
ISBN : UOM:39015017888929
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 87. 74 MB
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Setsuko Segawa's original quilt designs blend Japanese and western traditions into a fresh and lively new style. Each volume highlights her best works in full page, full color layouts.

Quilting Art

Author : Spike Gillespie
ISBN : 9781616731502
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 41. 71 MB
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Quilting is a craft, rich with tradition and homespun, practical applications. But it’s also an art--which, with needle, thread, fabric, and an idea, can give us a new way of looking at, and wrapping ourselves in, the world. This book profiles twenty American practitioners of that art, quilters whose fascinating, innovative work takes the craft one step further and makes it into something new. These remarkable quilters describe their inspiration and methods and show us several examples of their best work. Among them are Jeanne Williamson, a celebrated mixed-media journal quilter; Pam Rubert, whose large-scale quilts showcase her humor; Loretta Bennett, the youngest of the beloved Gee's Bend quilters; Boo Davis, a hip crafter who pieces together quilts with heavy-metal themes; Susan Else, who constructs whimsical quilted sculptures; Ai Kijima, a Brooklyn-based artist influenced by Japanese anime; and Jane Burch Cochran, whose folk-art quilts feature thousands of beads and buttons. Through personal conversations with the quilters, author Spike Gillespie gives us an inside, in-depth look at what inspires each, what methods they use, and how their art has evolved. Along with these close-up views of the quilter’s studio and process, each profile features firsthand tips and inspirational advice. Quilting Art serves as an idea book for quilters, as well as a gorgeous representation of the quilter’s art.

Vom Quilt Zum Artquilt Ein Weg Von Tausend Jahren

Author : Edith Vierling
ISBN : 9783842886759
Genre : Art
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Der Art Quilt als relativ junge Kunstform ist das bislang jngste Puzzleteil einer bereits jahrtausendealten Geschichte von Quilts und Patchwork. Jeder Quilt ist durch seine differenzierte, kulturell gewachsene, umfangreiche Handarbeitstechnik gekennzeichnet. Daher werden in den ersten beiden Teilen die ?Grundfesten? von Technik und Praxis sowie Herkunft und Kulturgeschichte erl„utert. Im ersten Kapitel gehe ich auf grundlegende definitorische Fragen der Differenzierung und Kategorisierung von Quilts ein. Danach werden grundlegende Techniken der Machart vermittelt: Vom Quiltstich ber die Sandwichtechnik und zum grundlegenden Aufbau bis zu grundlegenden Patchwork- und Quiltmustern und -techniken, z.B. ?Crazy? und ?Log Cabin?, sowie Seminoletechniken, Scrap-Quilt und Blocktechniken. Das zweite Kapitel ist der Versuch einer historisch-chronologisch-, sowie kulturvergleichenden Abhandlung ber die Entwicklung des Quilt bis in die 1960er Jahre. šber antike ?Quiltwurzeln? wird die Linie gezogen zum europ„isch-nativen Quilterbe, den englischen, deutschen, schweizerischen, niederl„ndischen, italienischen und franz”sischen Techniken: Dies sind die Quilts der sp„teren amerikanischen Siedler, die sich in Amerikas kolonialen Tagen stets weiterentwickeln werden zum ?amerikanischen? Quilt. Die bedeutenden Quilts der Amischen, modische Entwicklungen der U.S.-?Quiltbooms? der 1870er bis 1930er Jahre sind weitere Schritte zum dritten ?Quiltboom? der 1960er Jahre, wo schlieálich der Art Quilt entsteht. Die Entwicklungen des Art Quilt in der amerikanischen und europ„ischen Szene, die Wandlungsphasen zwischen 1960 bis heute, vervollst„ndigen die Abhandlung unter kulturhistorischen Aspekten einerseits, wie auch pr„gender Knstler, Werke und Ausstellungen.

Art Quilts

Author : Lark Books
ISBN : 1579907113
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 76. 33 MB
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Every quilter will want to possess this stunning anthology of 400 quilts, featuring 10 years worth of the most innovative pieces chosen for the Quilt National biennial exhibition. Acclaimed author Robert Shaw introduces the volume with an illustrated history of the art quilt movement, including guidance on building, displaying, and caring for a collection. The techniques and materials featured in these 400 spectacular quilts are as varied as the people who created them, and through spectacular colour photographs and artists' discussions, readers will discover how the boundaries of traditional quilt-making have expanded in the last decade.

Quilt Art 2008

Author : Klaudeen Hansen
ISBN : 157432926X
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Glorious quilts, week after week, for a year's worth of inspiration! The indispensable American Quilter's Society desk engagement calendar for 2008 is here! The authors have done it again with an exciting, eclectic, and inspiring collection of award-winning quilts. Drawing from around the United States and abroad, Klaudeen and Annette's selections showcase the work of today's talented quilters. Details of each quilt's design, maker, and where it has been displayed are included. The sturdy spiral binding keeps the calendar lying flat on your desk. Each week brings a new quilt to carry you through the days of hectic scheduling. There's plenty of space for jotting down appointments, accomplishments, or just random thoughts while enjoying the week's featured quilt. Reminders of special days, including dates of the AQS Quilt Show & Contest held each April in Paducah, Kentucky, and the Nashville Expo, are noted throughout. Both Klaudeen and Annette are highly regarded in the quilting industry. Klaudeen is a certified judge and teacher and Annette is a quilt shop owner. With such outstanding credentials, you can be sure of exciting and inspiring selections.

Stitching To Dye In Quilt Art

Author : C. June Barnes
ISBN : 0713490705
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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One of the most innovative quilt artists of recent years reveals her trademark techniques in published form for the first time. Her technique of creating quilts in neutral fabric and THEN dyeing them has revolutionized quilt art. Similarly, her work on te

Best Of Quilting Arts

Author : Pokey Bolton
ISBN : 9781620333792
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 72. 80 MB
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Celebrate the first 10 years of the groundbreaking Quilting Arts magazine with a collection of the best articles, projects, and techniques. Pokey Bolton, founder of Quilting Arts magazine, has compiled the most popular articles that have inspired quilters and artists alike to move beyond the basics of art quilting and re-explore machine and hand stitching, fabric embellishment, surface design, and more. Inside you’ll find:quilt art techniques from fabric collage and appliqué to resist dyeing, stamping, and foilingmachine-stitching and thread-painting tips and tutorials from award-winning art quiltersideas and advice for the professional quilt artistan array of binding and stitching techniques to make your art quilt stand outmethods for making realistic representational art quilts, including portraits of pets and people. Whether you're making your first art quilt or are a seasoned quilt artist eager to enhance your designs, you’ll find endless instruction and inspiration in The Best of Quilting Arts.

Contemporary Quilt Art

Author : Kate Lenkowsky
ISBN : WISC:89104431770
Genre : Antiques & Collectibles
File Size : 81. 74 MB
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A lavish portfolio of exquisite quilts, with a guide for collectors

Art Quilts

Author : Sue Pierce
ISBN : 9780876543009
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
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Presents profiles of quilting artists and their works entered in the "Full Deck" project to design quilts depicting playing cards


Author : Quilt San Diego (Organization)
ISBN : 1571200215
Genre : Art
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This catalogue features all 80 quilts from the Visions exhibition in San Diego.

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