Art Quilts

  • Wen Redmond's Digital Fiber Art: Combine Photos & Fabric * Create Your Own Mixed-Media Masterpiece by Wen Redmond

    Wen Redmond ––Fine art meets fabric!Compose, create, and print innovative art quilts starting from your own digital photographs—even those from your phone! Well-known fiber artist Wen Redmond starts with the tools and equipment you'll...

    $29.95
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    Artful Improv: Explore Color Recipes, Building Blocks & Free-Motion Quilting by Cindy Grisdela

    Cindy Grisdela ––Permission to play? Granted. Learn to use simple design principles to create unique improvisational quilts. Without using patterns, learn 5 easy piecing techniques to add to your improvisational toolbox—angled stripes,...

    $27.95
  • Fabricadabra - Simple Quilts, Complex Fabric: Discover the Hidden Potential in Your Stash by Paula Nadelstern

    Paula Nadelstern ––Use simple piecing for spectacular resultsImagine a traditional quilt, its ordinary shapes gift wrapped with intricate fabrics. Celebrated author, teacher, and fabric designer Paula Nadelstern shows you how to design simple...

    $29.95
  • No patterns, no mistakes, no worries! Rayna Gillman ––A natural follow-up to the best-selling Create Your Own Free-Form Quilts, this book applies Rayna’s no rules, no mistakes, no stress style to modern quilting. Starting with strips...

    $27.95
  • Paula Doyle –– Stack, strip, cut & create! Learn how to make kaleidoscope quilts using large-scale print fabrics! Easy Stack is a quick-cutting, fabric-efficient way to make great kaleidoscope quilts that are rotary cut and machine...

    $26.95
  • Fabulous Facades

    Gloria Loughman ––Memorable spaces, reimagined in fabricYour childhood home, an old family caravan, the incredible skyscraper in your city - these are all wonderful subjects that deserve to be re-created in fabric. Internationally acclaimed,...

    $29.95
  • Modern quilting meets traditional thanks to FreeSpirit designers. Tula Pink, Amy Butler, Kaffe Fassett, Anna Maria Horner, Denyse Schmidt, Kathy Doughty, and more to rose to the occasion when presented with the challenge to put a modern spin on classic blocks. You won't believe what they made! With forty inspiring quilt blocks from twenty designers working in their own fabrics, this mix-and- match block collection comes with five sampler-quilt projects. Sew patchwork, appliqué, and paper-pieced blocks.

    FreeSpirit Fabrics –– Modern meets traditional! Forty blocks from your favorite FreeSpirit designers Leave it to your favorite FreeSpirit fabric designers to rise up when presented with a challenge to put a modern spin on classic...

    $27.95
  • Maria Shell ––Colorful pattern play for quilters!Explore new options in improvisational piecing and empower your creativity! Cut and combine solid-color fabrics to create your own "prints" - stripes, polka dots, chevrons, plaids, and more...

    $22.95
  • Landscape Art Quilts, Step-by-Step: Learn Fast, Fusible Fabric Collage with Ann Loveless

    Ann Loveless ––    Award-winning art quilter Ann Loveless shares her time-tested method for creating one-of-a-kind art quilts based on your favorite landscape photographs. With step-by-step instructions, she shows you her free-form...

    $27.95
  • Follow Melissa’s step-by-step process, from sketch to stitch to finished project, to create a variety of facial features in just the right proportions.

    Melissa Averinos –– Go ahead, make a face! Discover how to create freeform, raw-edge appliqué faces using Melissa Averinos' fun, creative process. Melissa walks you through the process step by step, from a comprehensive lesson on...

    $26.95
  • Create dynamic quilts the fast and easy way, with no piecing required. Learn the principles of design to create your own modern quilts, with an intro to fusible fabric art and seven satisfying projects to help you realize the freedom of fusing. Get tips on dyeing your own gorgeous fabrics and try a new way to quilt as-you-go for a faster and more beautiful finish. If you can imagine it, you can quilt it!

    Sue Bleiweiss –– Fabulously fused modern quilts When piecing just won’t cut it, fusing is the answer! Circles, triangles, curved edges, lines—with no seams to sew, no shape is off limits. Award-winning fiber artist Sue...

    $26.95
  • Modern Quilts

    The Modern Quilt Guild- Riane Menardi, Alissa Haight Carlton, and Heather Grant ––Traditional craft, modern aesthetic"Modern quilts are utilitarian. They are art. They tell stories. They are graphic, improvisational, or minimalist. They...

    $39.95
  • Create four pictorial quilts with easy-to- use, paint-by- numbers color keys! These complex quilts may look difficult, but Kerry Foster takes the guesswork out of fabric choice so that you can sew animal portraits with sophisticated areas of light and shadow. Use the color keys and diagrams to easily choose a palette from your fabric stash and create amazing portraits with turned-edge machine appliqué. Choose from a fabulous fox, an adorable raccoon, a majestic stag, and a fierce bear!

    Kerry Foster –– Totally trendy quilts that are as easy as 1-2-3  Create four fun pictorial quilts with easy-to-use, paint-by-number color keys! These complex quilts may look difficult, but Kerry Foster takes the guesswork out of...

    $19.95
  • Start on the path to art quilting success! For anyone inspired to make art quilts, this visual reference will help you gain the practical tools and inspiration you need to translate your ideas to fabric. Get an intro to surface design (including dyeing and printing on fabric), embellishing quilts, working in a series, and quilting by hand and machine, all from some of the biggest names in quilting arts, with step-by-step photos and illustrations.

    Compiled by Lindsay Conner –– Everything you need to know about art quilting Start on the path to art quilting success! For anyone inspired to make art quilts, this visual reference includes step-by-step photos and illustrations...

    $24.95
  • Color Play, Second Edition: Expanded & Updated • Over 100 New Quilts • Transparency, Luminosity, Depth & More by Joen Wolfrom #ColorPlay

    Joen Wolfrom –– New and improved! The essential guide to the art of color Color. It has the power to set a mood, make a statement, bring a design vividly to life. Now Joen Wolfrom’s classic guide to creating with color has been...

    $29.95
  • Sew modern quilts that illuminate your life with the help of ombré fabrics. Easy large-scale piecing shows the entire ombré gradation, while smaller-pieced quilts let colors dance and glow in hundreds of hues, tints, and tones! With a single fabric containing subtle shifts from pale to dark, color feels exciting and new again. Jennifer Sampou shows you how to make the fabric work for you, with six brilliant quilt projects featuring her Sky Collection fabric.

    Jennifer Sampou –– Capture the beauty of ombré fabrics in quilts Sew modern quilts that illuminate your life with the help of ombre fabrics. Easy large-scale piecing shows the entire ombre gradation, while smaller-pieced quilts...

    $21.95
  • With its organic lines, hand appliqué is the perfect medium for artistic expression. Come into the studio with Kathy Doughty as she shares her passion for quilt design, needle-turn appliqué, and fabric selection. Draw inspiration from eight projects with full-size patterns and build your skill set with simple, step-by-step instructions for Broderie Perse, Boro-style appliqué, paper piecing, and hand quilting. Take control of the creative process, experiment with color, and achieve your creative goals!

    Kathy Doughty –– Take a creative leap of faith with designer Kathy Doughty Explore the use of symbols, pattern, colors, and techniques to make textile creations that reflect your perspective. With its organic lines, hand...

    $27.95
  • Pictorial Art Quilt Guidebook: Secrets to Capturing Your Photos in Fabric by Leni Levenson Wiener #PictorialArtQuiltGuidebook

    Leni Levenson Wiener –– Turn photos into fabulous fabric art collages You’ll be surprised how easy it is to transform a photo into gallery-worthy fabric art with Leni Wiener’s simple methods. Leni walks you step by step through...

    $29.95
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    Serendipity Quilts by Susan Carlson

    Susan Carlson –– Serendipity Quilts—Take the Next Step in Free-Style Quilting • Learn Susan's free-hand cutting techniques that turn cast-off fabric pieces into new design discoveries • Clear, visual lessons help you let go...

    $29.95
  • Modern Quilt Magic

    Victoria Findlay Wolfe ––Knock their socks off!Grow your cache of quilter's tricks with 5 awe-inspiring patchwork techniques that are easier than they appear. Learn a new piecing trick in just 15 minutes or less, and watch your skills soar to...

    $27.95
  • Art Quilt Collage: A Creative Journey in Fabric, Paint & Stitch by Deborah Boschert

    Deborah Boschert ––How to get from "start" to "art"Make treasured art quilts from bits of cloth, stitched motifs, and painted details. Dip your toes into the world of art quilting with mixed-media techniques, practice exercises, checklists,...

    $27.95
  • Double Vision Quilts: Simply Layer Shapes & Color for Richly Complex Curved Designs by Louisa L. Smith

    Louisa L. Smith ––    Fool the eye with dynamic quilts that are easy to sewLearn how to turn squares and rectangles into circles and ovals with no curved piecing—it’s easy! Use innovative layering, playful patterns, and...

    $27.95
  • Thread Stories: A Visual Guide to Creating Stunning Stitched Portrait Quilts by Jennifer Day

    Jennifer Day ––    A picture is worth a thousand threadsTell captivating stories in fabric and thread! Acclaimed quilting artist Jennifer Day invites you to create realistic portrait quilts with thread painting. Turn your own...

    $29.95
  • Art Quilt Maps: Capture a Sense of Place with Fiber Collage - A Visual Guide by Valerie S. Goodwin #ArtQuiltMaps

    Valerie S. Goodwin –– Your world, reimagined in visionary quilted maps Transform the places you love—and places you’ve always imagined or wanted to see—into hypnotic art quilts. Award-winning artist Valerie Goodwin shows...

    $27.95
  • Journey to Inspired Art Quilting: More Intuitive Color & Design by Jean Wells

    Jean Wells –– Discover your artistic voice Expand your creative horizons and embrace the process of developing your design skills using your own intuition. Jean provides you with more design guidelines and new exercises to hone your natural...

    $29.95
  • Radiant Landscapes: Transform Tiled Colors & Textures into Dramatic Quilts by Gloria Loughman

    Gloria Loughman –– Light not only catches the eye, it can transform your work into something truly magical. With four inspiring projects to get you started, Gloria shows you how to bring light into your quilts to set a mood. You'll learn how...

    $29.95
  • Free-Style Quilts: A "No Rules" Approach by Susan Carlson

    Susan Carlson ––Susan Carlson's incredible quilts of underwater landscapes, floral designs, fish, and portraits come to life as she shares her easy, "no rules" fabric collage technique and shows how to create your own beautiful free-style...

    $24.95
  • Quick Little Landscape Quilts

    Joyce R. Becker –– Everyone Can Enjoy the Panoramic View! • This book is tailored to the quilter who wants to try more artistic styles• Release your inner artist-try something new without a big commitment• Use your vacation...

    $19.95
  • Collage+Cloth=Quilt

    Judi Warren Blaydon –– Use Your Favorite Photos as Inspiration for Stunning Abstract Quilts Use personal photos to create a collage and learn how to select fabrics that work with your composition This technique book for any quilter...

    $13.98
  • Impressionist Appliqué: Exploring Value & Design to Create Artistic Quilts by Grace Errea and Meridith Osterfeld

    Grace Errea and Meridith Osterfeld –– What's the secret to a show-stopping art quilt? Take a tactile adventure as you interpret the world through line, form, texture, color, and most importantly, value. Play with the unexpected and making...

    $29.95
  • Ricky Tims –– Become a fabulous quilt artist - the fun, easy way! Popular quilting expert Ricky Tims presents an imaginative, new piecing technique that quilters will adore! Convergence quilts feature two or more fabrics cut into strips,...

    $23.95
  • Thread Magic Garden: Create Enchanted Quilts with Thread Painting & Intuitive Applique by Ellen Anne Eddy

    Ellen Anne Eddy –– Floral fantasy A flower garden is a place to daydream, make wishes, quiet the mind, or spark imagination. Bring this special space indoors by making a floral art quilt using fusible appliqué and machine embroidery...

    $28.95
  • Shifting Perspectives by Lorraine Torrence

    Lorraine Torrence –– Find and Develop the Artist Within You • Spectacular, artful quilts are within your reach • Create a group of identical blocks, then trim and join them to create optical excitement • Lorraine does the...

    $24.95
  • Lesley Riley –– Get Creative with this Fabulous Cross Between Paper and Fabric • Discover all the wonderful things you can do with Lutradur®-the exciting new fabric that looks, feels, and folds like translucent paper, but doesn't...

    $14.99
  • Judy Dales –– Working with curves in quilts opens the door to a world of immense beauty, excitement, and grace. Quiltmaker Judy B. Dales teaches you her methods for creating free-form curved designs. • Step-by-step instructions take...

    $34.95
  • Katie Pasquini Masopust –– In another contemporary classic, Katie covers the essence of the mandala: its origin, design, and construction in quilts. Once again, her artistic principles could be applied to many media, but they are...

    $29.95
  • Ruth B. McDowell –– In this book, Ruth guides the quiltmaker in exploring and developing truly original designs. She presents 17 new quilts based upon the 17 pattern concepts, and she leads the reader through the fun of applying the concepts...

    $34.95
  • Jane Sassaman –– Award-winning quiltmaker Jane Sassaman is known for her bold designs celebrating the energy and miraculous beauty of garden flowers and plants. Joy and enthusiasm radiate from every quilt! Now, in her first book, Jane shares...

    $31.95
  • Joen Wolfrom –– An exciting journey into the world of design, The Visual Dance is a presentation of nature's design basics to help you build a foundation for your own style. This inspiring book clearly explains the how-tos of design for...

    $34.95
  • Visual Coloring Print-on-Demand Edition

    Joen Wolfrom –– Color Inspiration to Make Every Quilt a Knockout • Develop a keen color sense with Joen’s easy visual coloring technique • Learn to use this foolproof technique to select your quilt’s colors and fabrics...

    $28.95
  • Elizabeth Barton –– Inspired art quilt design for quilters of all levels Awaken your inner artist with this inspiring guide to the seven steps of designing successful art quilts. Celebrated quilter Elizabeth Barton shows you how to master...

    $20.99
  • Ricky Tims –– Make One-of-a-Kind Contemporary Quilts With a Traditional Flair - Ricky Tims Shows You How!• Learn to design, choose fabrics, and make templates for these one-of-a-kind beauties• Handle curves easily with Ricky's...

    $19.99