By nature, the quilt sandwich of batting, fabric, and thread creates dimension. Part of the allure of contemporary quilting is to take dimension one step further with surface design. Barbara Schneider starts us out with 3-D leaf fiber art—a lesson in shape, texture, light, and shadow. Then, Lynn Krawczyk shows how to create fabric-covered pins. Finally, Vanessa Christenson demonstrates how to incorporate ruffles in your projects.