Mother Earth's Quilt Sampler

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Mother Earth's Quilt Sampler

Applique Patterns for Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter

By Sieglinde Schoen Smith; Sieglinde Schoen Smith

Breckling Press, Paperback, 9781933308227, 64pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2009


Four delightful quiltsone each for spring, summer, fall, and wintercelebrate the changing of the seasons. With each quilt featuring little children enjoying the pleasures of the season, this unique combination of appliqué and embroidery is showcased in each pattern with colorful, close-up photography, so that they can be seen in amazing detail. Step-by-step instructions accompany each quilt, and extensive introductory chapters examine the artist’s thoughts on technique. A template pack, shrink-wrapped with the book, is included as are full-size patterns for each quilt, which can be directly transferred to fabric.

About the Author

Sieglinde Schoen Smith is an award-winning quilter and embroiderer. She is the author of "Mother Earth and Her Children," She lives in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.