Stitched Photo Mosaic Book
Please note, the book is signed and will be sent media rate through the US Postal Service to US addresses only.
Learn an accessible and original prepared-edge appliqué technique to create your very own quilt portraits from photos of pets, family, flowers, and more!
Stitched Photo Mosaic Quilting is a unique and approachable guide that will show you how to transform special photos into works of mosaic art with fabric. Opening with insightful, skill-building sections on getting started, color and fabric choices, composition, construction techniques, troubleshooting, finishing, and more, you'll practice with two super simple beginner designs to help you get started. Then, try four step-by-step projects with original photos and grid templates—each more challenging, but divided into manageable, bite-size pieces, to help you develop your own take on this unique style.
This visually appealing quilt project book offers detailed guidance on the basics and essentials to know before you begin, including technique tutorials on how to grid a photo, make a template, finish a quilt, and other skills. You can use what you've learned and accomplished to go on and design your own photo-inspired quilt patterns!
Author Timna Tarr is an award-winning quilter and designer for Studio E Fabrics known for her quilt style of using photographs. Her work has been showcased in The Quilt Show, Quilting Arts TV, and many other magazines and books.
With step-by-step instructions, coordinating photography, and expert tips to complete each mosaic quilt project, plus comprehensive advice on color and fabric choices, prepared-edge appliqué, and more, inside these 128 pages, you'll learn how to make your own quilt patterns inspired by your favorite photos! You'll also find an inspirational gallery of author Timna Tarr's quilts and the photos they're based on.
Discover a whole new way to quilt and equip yourself with the skills to make your own custom designs, with Stitched Photo Mosaic Quilting!