Modern Heritage Quilts: New Classics for Every Generation
Author: Amy Ellis
From the Publisher
Use traditional piecing skills to create tomorrow's heirloom quilts. You'll discover how to give your favorite blocks a scrappy, modern look with elegant and up-to-date versions of time-tested quilt designs from popular designer Amy Ellis. Learn a bit about the history behind each block as Amy reimagines them as new classics.
- Build your confidence to "go modern" with Amy's bright and appealing designs that begin with traditional blocks
- Tips for using color and negative space ensure a modern look with the fabric from your stash
- Get handy hints, from Amy and other top designers, that will help you better understand what makes a scrap quilt successful
This book sums up our purpose as quiltmakers. I love how it takes traditional patterns, which I love, and spruces them up with some modern design elements. It's the perfect inspiration and guide book for today's quilters.
- 80 pages