Learn about the modern quilting movement, plus tips and techniques for creating these bold, graphic quilts. Featured artists: Frieda Anderson, Ana Buzzalino, Deborah Boschert, AnneMarie Chany, Elizabeth Hartman, Heather Jones, Libby Lehman, Penny McMorris, and host Pokey Bolton.
Quilting Arts TV, Episode 1001 - Modern Day Quilting (Video Download)
Contemporary quilters are redefining just what modern means. First, Heather Jones presents a scrappy contemporary log cabin pillow with a modern quilt aesthetic. Then meet Deborah Boschert for illuminated letters—using text as a design element for one-of-a-kind quilts. She presents a technique for creating monograms and initial letters out of foil paper. We finish up with expert Ana Buzzalino for the first of her machine quilting tutorials. Today she reviews accessories that make machine quilting easier.
Quilting Arts TV, Episode 1101 - Exploring Modern Quilting (Video Download)
Quilting Arts has always taken a contemporary approach to quilting, but did you know there is an entire movement known as modern quilting? It's a new aesthetic with clean lines and a graphic style all its own. First up is Elizabeth Hartman with some unique quilt sandwiches and tips for quilt block math. Then, meet Heather Jones with a lesson on thread choices for modern quilting. We finish up with tips from Frieda Anderson. Learn about on-point construction and color wheel theory while creating a sofa quilt.
Quilting Arts TV, Episode 1107 - Modern Quilting and Modern Stitching Explored (Video Download)
The modern quilt aesthetic has many elements that identify its style and we'll take a look at a few of them today. We begin with Penny McMorris and AnneMarie Chany, and a project that interprets modern quilts and offers a design challenge. Then, Angela Walters demonstrates traditional quilting designs with a modern twist. Finally, Libby Lehman returns with sewing in circles and using your circular sewing attachment.