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Quilting Party
Quilting Party

Quilting Party

Group Quilting for Celebration, Commemoration & Charity

CRAFTS & HOBBIES

56 Pages, 8.5 x 11

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $20.95 (US $20.95) (CA $23.95)

Publication Date: March 2010

ISBN 9780964120136

Rights: WOR

Dragon Threads (Mar 2010)

Price: $20.95
 
 

Overview

Presented in full color, this guide presents ideas and techniques to inspire quilting parties for a variety of occasions, including birthdays, anniversaries, retirements, fundraisers, and just for fun. Starting with a photo cut into squares, these squares are passed out at the party, enlarged, and then copied onto fabric. Once completed, the finished blocks are assembled into a fun and funky quilt. These versatile parties can be held in one day or over a period of months, with examples of projects completed both ways provided here. The guide is organized into two color-coded sections—one with instructions for the director of the party and one with instructions for the participants. Also included are step-by-step instructions for organizing a group, gathering supplies, techniques, and easy finishing methods.

Author Biography

Linda Chang Teufel was an apprentice for Koos van den Akker while attending Pratt Institute. She is the author of Fabric Origami and numerous articles for crafts, sewing, and quilting magazines. She has taught for numerous sewing manufacturers, guilds, and conferences. She lives in Worthington, Ohio.