Fresh designs plus innovative techniques equal award-winning results! Love the look of appliqué but find traditional methods cumbersome? Then you ll love the streamlined approach for achieving outstanding results with these inventive machine techniques. This award-winning quilter takes you through her creative machine appliqué method with detailed, full-color how-to photographs. Her turned-edge and raw-edge techniques provide a hand-done look. Included is a new take on paper piecing you'll love. Assemble the recommended tools and supplies and you'll soon be appliquéing your own masterpiece quilt. An eye for design and a love of teaching are evident in the lively patterns and superbly detailed instructions. There is an abundance of patterns for full quilt projects encompassing dozens of designs. The pattern for the multi-award winning SCARLET SERENADE quilt is included. A top prize-winning quilter, Sharon is also the author of the AQS book Piec-liqué: Curves the New Way (2005).
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Sharon Schamber has a long history in textiles. She was a designer and master patternmaker for Deja Vu/Time & Eternity Fashions in Scottsdale, Arizona for over 20 years. After retiring from the business in 1994, she devotes her energies to design and making beautiful award-winning quilts. One of her most recognizable works is SITTING BULL. Sharon designs traditional quilts in the same grand manner as she does her art quilts.
Cristy grew up watching her mom Sharon Schamber sew. It was deliriously fun to watch those beautiful fabrics turn into princess dresses from her special perch atop the sewing table. It would be easy to say that all that early fabric exposure has lead to her lifelong love and admiration for sewing and design but one does have to wonder if some of it isn t genetic.
I loved Sharon's first book, PIECELIQUE. And now, she and daughter Cristy, have gone a step further with PIECY BY PIECE. Absolutely worth the money invested and a great source of information from an award winning quilter! This is not a technique that can be learned and mastered in a short time, but I appreciate all the support Sharon offers in her books. Highly recommend it to those who want to go where the award winners are leading us quilters! -Carol E. Kries
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Book Description American Quilter's Society, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111574329235
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Book Description American Quilter's Society, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1574329235