Category Archives: QUILT PATTERNS for BEGINNERS

Quilting Pattern

When dreaming up a new quilting pattern, the avid quilt maker will undoubtedly take inspiration from some of the traditional patterns that have been used for many years. Many of them are reproduced and published for consumer use but even …
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Quilt Patterns

Quilt patterns are a great way to design a quilt, especially for those of us who enjoy the process of quilting but don’t feel quite so confident of our artistic or creative abilities. Quilt patterns can be purchased in places …
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Hawaiian Quilt Pattern

Hawaiian Quilt Pattern The Hawaiian Quilt pattern is admired by most, but very few know how to make a Hawaiian quilt. Different from the traditional and other typical quilts, the Hawaiian Quilt and its design could appear simple, but are …
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Free Quilting Patterns

Free Quilting Patterns If you have just taken the first step towards knowing about quilt making, you can check the various free quilting patterns online. The Internet is an excellent resource for quilters as there many sites that provide free …
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Cathedral Window Quilt Pattern

Cathedral Window Quilt Pattern The cathedral window quilt pattern is an excellent example of the different art and craft forms that Cathedral windows, with their majestic wooden frames and stained glass magic, have inspired. Once you make a cathedral window …
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Beginner Quilt Patterns

Beginner Quilt Patterns The art of making a quilt has been there for generations. Earlier, women used to spend hours making beautiful and warm quilts to fight the cold weather. Decades later, they were hung on walls as decoration. Today, …
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Applique Quilt Patterns

Applique Quilt Patterns The word “Appliqu” is derived from the French word “appliquer”, which implies to “put on”. In the appliqu’ method, one sheet of material is positioned above another sheet of material and is stitched in that position. Appliqu’s …
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Free Quilt Patterns

Quilt making as a form of art and craft developed in the 19th century in America. It was during this time that quilt patterns were extensively designed by the quilters. The first quilt patterns were exchanged among family and friends …
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African Quilt

The folk arts in early American history were heavily influenced by the slave trade, with many slaves exhibiting outstanding skills and talents that quickly became valued by the white population of the time. Of the many art forms that came …
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South African Beadwork

South African Beadwork South African beadwork is on e of the most treasured artistic heritage of the country. Beadwork, full of vivid pattern and color, is one of the most compelling art forms there. This tradition has survived to the …
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