Design Essentials: The Quilter's Guide

 
9780981519708: Design Essentials: The Quilter's Guide

Newly republished with a new cover, Lorraine's first book on principles, elements and technical approaches is an important resource for all quilters. Includes chapters on Color, Value, Scale, Balance and Unity as well as 5 technical approaches: Collage Curves, Designing with a Single Shape, Slash and Sew: Ad lib Piecing for Inlays, Multi-View Images and Improving the Checkerboard. Color throughout. From the back cover: Discover your talent for quilt design. Learn the key principles of design with award-winning quiltmaker Lorraine Torrence as your guide. Lorraine provides the techniques needed to turn your unique vision of a quilt into a stunning reality. You'll find expert, easy-to-follow information on: understanding the roles of color, value, scale, balance, and unity in quilts; successfully using collage curves, checkerboards, and shapes in your quilt designs; creating appealing designs with your favorite blocks and techniques; asking yourself the right questions when concepting a quilt design. Complete instructions for 5 projects take you step-by-step through the components of design theory. Combine your design ideas with Lorraine's techniques to create smashing, original quilts.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Lorraine Torrence
Published by Lorraine Torrence Designs (2008)
ISBN 10: 0981519709 ISBN 13: 9780981519708
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Lorraine Torrence Designs, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110981519709

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 36.40
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds