In this collection, knitwear designer Kaffe Fasset, includes a range of varied, colourful patterns. Each pattern is fully charted and has clear instructions. In addition, the author explains his inspiration behind many of his designs, many from ethnic decorative arts, and shows how to create them.
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"Color and pattern are my obsessions, and playing with them in different mediums leads to a stimulating life." Kaffe Fassett enjoys worldwide artistic recognition for his visionary, organic and instinctive uses of color and pattern inspired by centuries of decorative arts and the compelling world of nature. He is the first textile designer to be given a one-person show at both the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, and the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. He also is a leading fabric designer for Rowan Patchwork and Quilting and the leading knitwear designer for Rowan Yarns. Born and raised in San Francisco, Kaffe moved to London to Paint at the age of 19. He became a permanent London resident in 1964 and from London, travels, exhibits and teaches around the world.About the Author:
San Francisco-born artist Kaffe Fassett is a name every quilter knows. His work has been commissioned by the British monarchy, American fashion designers, and the Royal Shakespeare Company. More than a decade ago, Fassett partnered with Rowan to create the Kaffe Fassett Collections, which debuts new fabrics each fall. He has written numerous quilt best-sellers including Heritage Quilts, Kaffe Quilts Again, Kaffe Fassett: Dreaming in Color, an autobiography, and Kaffe Fassett's Quilt Romance.
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Book Description Ebury Press, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110091874092
Book Description Ebury Press, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 91874092
Book Description Ebury Press, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0091874092