Colorful Fabric Collage: Sketch, Fuse, Quilt! by Sue Bleiweiss

By Sue Bleiweiss

Easy-to-master strategies for developing brilliant artwork quilts and colourful accessories.

Colorful textile college walks the reader during the suggestions that popular quilter Sue Bleiweiss makes use of to create her colourful, shiny artwork quilts. Readers will study effortless fusing options that function the foundation for her layout, besides rules for holding and utilizing a sketchbook, hand-dyeing cloth, and including extra gildings. providing strategies and tasks, colourful textile university leads readers during the steps to effectively layout, fuse, and duvet 14 tasks according to Sue's signature style.

Sue conjures up readers to faucet into their very own creativity through encouraging them to customize every one venture with uniquely significant photos. they're invited to attract at the undertaking development drawings after which inspired to cartoon their very own cover designs from scratch. They'll even be emboldened through the easy-to-master ideas for sketching cover designs, fusing layers of material right into a college, and adorning and completing every bit in a smart means.

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Row 3: Ch 2, *V-st (see Special Stitches) in 3rd dc of next shell, rep from * across to last st, dc in last st, turn. Chain-2 at beginning of row counts as first double crochet unless otherwise stated. Row 4: Ch 2, shell in ch-3 sp of each V-st across to last st, dc in last st, turn. Pattern Notes Rep rows 3 and 4 to desired length. At end of last row, do not turn. Fasten off. ● STITCH KEY Chain (ch) 6 5 Single crochet (sc) Double crochet (dc) 4 3 2 Shell V-stitch (V-st) 1 #40 Reduced Sample of Stitch Diagram Note: Reps shown in gray.

30 # Skill Level Materials Yarn: A (dark) and B (light) Pattern Notes Refer to Stitch Diagram as needed. Chain-2 at beginning of row counts as first double crochet unless otherwise stated. Instructions Foundation ch: With A, multiple of 10 sts + 2. Row 1 (WS): Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each rem ch across, change color to B by drawing lp through, cut A, turn. 38 101 S t i t c h e s f o r A f g h a n s Row 3: Ch 1, sc in each of first 2 sc, hdc in next hdc, dc in each of next 5 dc, hdc in next hdc, sc in next sc, *ch 1, sk next ch-1 sp, sc in next sc, hdc in next hdc, dc in each of next 5 dc, hdc in next hdc, sc in next sc, rep from * across to last sc, sc in last sc, change color to A by drawing lp through, cut B, turn.

Row 1 (RS): Sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each rem ch across, turn. 35 # Row 2: Ch 1, sc in each of first 2 sc, *picot (see Special Stitch), sc in each of next 2 sc, rep from * across, turn. Skill Level Row 3: Ch 1, sc in each of first 2 sc, working behind picots, sc in each rem sc across, turn. Materials Row 4: Ch 1, sc in first sc, picot, *sc in each of next 2 sc, picot, rep from * across to last sc, sc in last sc, turn. Yarn: 1 color Row 5: Ch 1, sc in first sc, working behind picots, sc in each rem sc across, turn.

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