Kaffe Fassett's Quilts in the Sun

Kaffe Fassett's Quilts in the Sun

Book - 2007
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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


Baker & Taylor
Offers twenty original designs for quilts, using and encouraging quilters to try different colors and combinations, with tips and techniques for all skill levels.

Ingram Publishing Services
Kaffe Fassett is back. Gloriously photographed against the sun-kissed backdrop of Portugal, this sumptuous gallery boasts dazzling quilt creations from not only the world-famous Fassett himself, but also such elite designers as Liza Prior Lucy, Mary Mashuta, and Amy Butler, a contributing editor for Country Living. Crafted from both time-honored classics and exciting new fabrics from the Rowan collection, each of the 20 quilts are accompanied by a sparkling photograph of the finished piece, complete step-by-step instructions, full-color diagrams and templates, plus a flat shot of the quilt. So pack your passport, needles, and thread and join Kaffe Fassett on this first-class excursion to the pleasures of quilting.


Publisher: Newtown, Conn. : Taunton Press, 2007
Description: 144 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm
ISBN: 9781561589913
1561589918
Branch Call Number: 746.46 Fas

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