Lucky Spool's Essential Guide to Modern Quiltmaking
From Color to Quilting: 10 Design Workshops from your Favorite Designers
- Publication Date: June 15, 2014
- Imprint: Lucky Spool
- Trim Size: 10 3⁄4 x 8 3⁄4
- ISBN: 9781940655000
- Page Count: 192
- Illustrations: 350 photos/illustrations
- Rights: North America
Can't travel to take classes from your favorite instructors? Looking to try something new on a retreat or getaway? Missing out on QuiltCon? Never fear! In Lucky Spool's Essential Guide to Modern Quilt Making, Susanne Woods invites 10 popular quilting teachers to share their most-requested workshop. This book is the perfect way to enjoy 10 detailed classes with in-demand quilters right in your own home! Workshop topics include: viewing color with a critical eye, thinking outside the box in quilt design and settings, breaking out of the grid, English paper piecing by machine, improv piecing, incorporating curves and finally a gallery of 50 modern quilts curated by Heather Grant of The Modern Quilt Guild. Detailed instructions and inspirational patterns encourage practice and ensure success.
About the author
Susanne Woods is the Publisher and Founder of Lucky Spool Media and her local chapter of the MQG in the San Francisco Bay Area. She has compiled many best-selling books and has been a trend-setter within the quilting industry for over a decade. She lives in California with her husband and two young boys and their cat, Kit. You can follow her on Instagram @craftyeditor.