Charm Quilts by Suzanne McNeill

By Suzanne McNeill

Piecing 5"" x 5"" squares make quick and straightforward scrap quilts. even if your house is conventional, sleek or state, you can also make a duvet that enhances each room.

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POINT, CLICK, QUILT! TURN YOUR PHOTOS INTO FABULOUS FABRIC ART PARROT PEEK-A-BOO Parrot Peek-a-Boo, 151/4˝ × 201/4˝, Susan Brubaker Knapp Parrot Peek-a-Boo 55 1” Enlarge 200%; 151/4˝ × 201/4˝. Dashed lines indicate thread-sketching lines. 56 FABRICS „— White background fabric: a lightbox, and trace the dashed thread-sketching lines with a white chalk marking pencil or a regular soft-lead pencil. This will help you during the thread-sketching stage. 171/4˝ × 221/4˝ „— Interfacing: 181/4˝ × 231/4˝ Scraps of the following: „— Black (beaks) „— Gray (tongue) „— Darkest teal (chest of top bird and upper wing); X pieces „— Dark teal (wing) Adding Details on the Face For the black areas on the parrots’ faces, trace the lines from the enlarged line drawing onto the white areas and fill them in fairly heavily when you thread sketch.

Examine your fusible adhesive and determine which paper side has the glue stuck to it. If you are using a 2-sided fusible web product, such as Lite Steam-a-Seam 2, which I recommend, you will be drawing on the paper side that has adhesive on it and not the paper side that peels away before fusing. Do not remove the second paper side yet. Trace basket piece with 1/4˝ seam allowance along edges. ) 13. Cut each piece out of the fusible web, leaving about 1/4˝ around the shape. NOTE ............................

Then mark an outline 1/4˝ outside this outer edge (this is your seam allowance). Use a chalk marking pencil that will show up clearly on the background fabric. All of your thread sketching and quilting needs to stay within this area, so it is important to have a clearly marked line. drawing. Consider which fabric pieces will need to go under or over each other when you are building your project. In Indian Corn, for example, the corn husks go over some parts of the corn, and under others. The pieces should be layered from the back to the front.

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