Fons and Porter
Author: by Melody Miller, Rashida Coleman-Hale, Alexia Marcelle Abegg, Kim Kight, Sarah Watts
Paperback: 160 pages
Creativity with no pressure and no fear!
Cotton + Steel is an innovative division of RJF Fabrics known for its exceptional design and edginess in creating a fresh and modern feel to contemporary fabrics. C+S also has an extremely loyal (and growing!) fan base, and is an extremely popular attraction for attendees at shows such as Quilt Market.
Members of Cotton + Steel design team's work is perfect for coloring books. In this coloring book, adults will have the opportunity to color in beautiful black and white line designs of varying intricacy and complexity for a result that's both relaxing and frame-worthy.
Design and fabric lovers, as well as Cotton + Steel fans, will love the designs derived from popular fabric collections in addition to a bonus of brand-new, never-before-seen designs! As an added bonus, an introduction is included to share more about Cotton + Steel from the history to its increasing popularity.
75+ whimsical designs to color and love! Welcome to Cotton + Steel's innovative world of art, whimsy and wonder! In the Cotton & Steel Coloring Book, the design team from the vintage-meets-mod fabric brings its one-of-a-kind style to the coloring page. Explore intricate Japanese-inspired motifs and quirky antique telephones and typewriters. Add a pop of color to primitive wildlife art and rustic feedsack prints-all original, authentic and ready for you to create your own collection! About Cotton + Steel As a young company, Cotton+Steel hopes to honor the traditions of creativity, resourcefulness and innovation inherent in the sewing and quilting world. The five designers Melody Miller, Sarah Watts, Rashida Coleman-Hale, Alexia Marcelle Abegg and Kimberly Kight are unusually collaborative, and their fabrics can be found in shops across the world. The designs in this book reflect the designers' personal aesthetic and their collaborative spirit.
Author: Wendy Sheppard
Paperback: 64 pages
Wendy Sheppard shows how creative use of pre-cuts and stash goes beyond ordinary and creates an array of 10 charming small and large quilt projects using beautiful fabrics in engaging color combinations. Projects include banners, table toppers, quilts and wall-hangings. Accurate and easy-to-follow instructions make Wendy’s projects a joy for quilters to sew. For quilters needing a little help cutting precuts from stash, how-to–cut instructions are included. Superior quilting finishes the quilted projects. Quilting suggestions are given.
After the worldwide success of her first book, Judy Newman has designed a whole new series of elegant, bright and sophisticated traditional quilts!
Her delightful fabric play brings colorful vintage and modern prints together, along with her love of Medallions, stars, hexagons, EPP, fussy cutting and appliqué. Judy is adept at both hand and machine piecing/quilting, and her new book is complete with pattern instructions, details about techniques, rich photos and filled with an immense love for fabric. Inside, she shares how fabric moves her to create and how to play with what may seem like unlikely combinations. Judy’s process is truly organic, and with this book she encourages her students to embrace the creative process; including the unexpected! With 15 projects of varying difficulties, techniques and palette combinations, there is plenty for every room in the house, and for those of your loved ones!