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Kaffe Fassetts Quilts In The Sun

Kaffe Fassetts Quilts In The Sun

SKU# 071201

Stitch the most gorgeous quilts under the sun!

Kaffe Fassett

Paperback

$24.95 $18.71
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Details
  • Product # 071201
  • Type Paperback
  • ISBN 978-1-56158-991-3
  • Published Date 2007
  • Dimensions 7-1/2 x 10-7/8
  • Pages 144
  • Photos 220 full-color photos
Twenty fabulous masterworks comprised of colors, patterns, and textures that capture the essence of brilliant sunlight are yours to enjoy -- in stunning photographs and in future creations. Master colorist and quilter Kaffe Fassett escorts you through a showing of each gorgeous new piece accompanied by photos of the quilts taken on the sun-drenched shores of Portugal, the inspiration for the fantastic designs. Detailed instructions, diagrams and templates accompany each work ensuring that your "quilt in the sun" will be in hand before long.
  • Twenty new creations from the master himself and acclaimed designers such as Liza Prior Lucy, Mary Mashuta and Amy Butler
  • Exuberant colors and patterns inspired by and photographed amidst the beautiful sea and land, artifacts and architecture of Portugal
  • Detailed step-by-step instructions, full-color piecing diagrams and templates plus a flat shot for each dazzling design
  • Varied palettes for selected designs vividly demonstrate the impact of color and encourage you to explore your own unique color combinations
  • A special section of tips and techniques give knowledge and confidence to quilters of all skill levels
  • An extraordinary gift to delight the quilters on your list

Meet the designer...
Kaffe Fassett has the distinction of being the first living artist to have a one-man show at England's prestigious Victoria and Albert Museum. The native San Franciscan's love affair with needlecrafts began when he stumbled on a collection of Scottish yarns. Though Mr. Fassett is one of the textile world's legendary talents, he makes even the most sophisticated designs easily accessible to stitchers of every skill level. Mr. Fassett lives -- and quilts with pleasure -- in London.

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