Photo Album Quilts

Photo Album Quilts

Book - 2008 | 1st ed.
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What do quilting and photography have in common? Both are time-honored ways of preserving cherished memories--and they both come together in a very special one-of-a-kind volume. Written by popular quilt designer Wendy Butler Berns, it shows how to incorporate your most precious pictures, from beloved snapshots of ancestors to children's artwork, into a unique quilt. Anyone, from beginners to confident, experienced quilters can master the creative techniques, which include creating a line-drawn template from the enlarged original image, breaking down the dark and light tones, choosing the fabrics for each piece of the design, then reassembling and appliqu#65533;ing the image onto a backing. The 25 quilts are all perfect for hangings, and each is shown with the photo that inspired it.
Alternative Title: Quilts
Publisher: New York : Lark Books, c2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9781600591891
Branch Call Number: 746.46041
Characteristics: 127 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 27 cm.


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