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The Resource Flossie Teacakes' guide to English paper piecing : exploring the fussy-cut world of precision patchwork, Florence Knapp

Flossie Teacakes' guide to English paper piecing : exploring the fussy-cut world of precision patchwork, Florence Knapp

Label
Flossie Teacakes' guide to English paper piecing : exploring the fussy-cut world of precision patchwork
Title
Flossie Teacakes' guide to English paper piecing
Title remainder
exploring the fussy-cut world of precision patchwork
Statement of responsibility
Florence Knapp
Title variation
  • English paper piecing
  • Guide to English paper piecing
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In a sea of quilting project books, Flossie Teacakes' Guide to English Paper Piecing stands alone. Drawing together many disparate strands, this comprehensive guide offers up a deeper exploration of this precision patchwork craft, providing everything quilters need to know on a practical level to begin navigating fussy cutting and English paper-piecing (EPP). The most comprehensive guide to English paper piecing on the market today, including history of the craft, artist profiles, and more! Patterns for original rosettes on which to learn the practicalities of EPP are shown step-by-step, covering everything from templates, paper choice, magic mirrors, how to mock up layouts, glue/thread basting, and more. Finished examples exemplifying mastery of the skills learned in the book & unique secondary designs within the quilts that demonstrate the fussy cut and rosette piecing techniques. Flossie Teacakes' Guide to English Paper Piecing is not just a how-to text on English paper piecing. While any book on English paper piecing must cover the instructional aspects, Flossie Teacakes offers a softer, warmer approach, exploring the craft on a more tactile paper-and-fabric level and including stories and inspirations this wonderful craft. Author Florence Knapp explores of the craft over a series of interviews and a journey back in time. She captures the elements that make it so much more than a simple technique guide, giving meaning to the act of English paper piecing for those who are intrigued as well as to quilters who are already hooked. As if that isn't enough, there's icing on the teacakes in the form of original paper-pieced rosettes and show stopping quilt patterns included to practice and show off your EPP skills
Cataloging source
QQ3
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Knapp, Florence
Dewey number
746.46
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TT835
LC item number
.K37 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Quilting
  • Appliqué
  • Patchwork
  • Paper work
  • Appliqué
  • Paper work
  • Patchwork
  • Quilting
Label
Flossie Teacakes' guide to English paper piecing : exploring the fussy-cut world of precision patchwork, Florence Knapp
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-126) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The world of English paper piecing. A brief history -- Fabric and language -- Working with our hands -- Creating order of chaos -- The quilt in the cupboard -- Fine cell work -- Symmetry and repeating patterns -- A life's work -- The quilts of Albert Small -- Quilt tales -- Considering distractions -- The patchworks of Lucy Boston -- The last runaway -- Spotlight on modern EPPers. Linda White -- Jess Williams -- Miss Leela -- Dittany Matthews -- Jodi Godfrey -- Sandra Cassidy -- Sally Amberton -- Lorena Uriarte -- Introduction to English paper piecing techniques -- The rosettes. Holmwood rosette -- Pyegreave rosette -- Billilla rosette -- The Ripple Effect quilt
Control code
on1038728455
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9781440247927
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1038728455
Label
Flossie Teacakes' guide to English paper piecing : exploring the fussy-cut world of precision patchwork, Florence Knapp
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-126) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The world of English paper piecing. A brief history -- Fabric and language -- Working with our hands -- Creating order of chaos -- The quilt in the cupboard -- Fine cell work -- Symmetry and repeating patterns -- A life's work -- The quilts of Albert Small -- Quilt tales -- Considering distractions -- The patchworks of Lucy Boston -- The last runaway -- Spotlight on modern EPPers. Linda White -- Jess Williams -- Miss Leela -- Dittany Matthews -- Jodi Godfrey -- Sandra Cassidy -- Sally Amberton -- Lorena Uriarte -- Introduction to English paper piecing techniques -- The rosettes. Holmwood rosette -- Pyegreave rosette -- Billilla rosette -- The Ripple Effect quilt
Control code
on1038728455
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9781440247927
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1038728455

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