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Ghost Layers & Color Washes: Three Steps to Spectacular Quilts

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57 pages

Summary

Your quilts will gain an air of mystery with Katie’s innovative 3-step technique for adding layers of visual interest to representational quilts. Simple steps will take your quilts to a new artful level! Katie walks you through making a simple block using her 3 steps: Make a design based on a photo or drawing. Add a "ghost" layer that is lighter or darker than the base blocks colors. Create a color wash that allows use of even more colors in the quilt. Blocks are constructed using raw-edge or turned-edge applique. Includes Katie's Seven Step Program for choosing perfect fabric combinations. Full-color photos of incredible quilts by Katie and her students will inspire you to let the magic begin!

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