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Adorable Animal Quilting

20+ Charming Patterns for Paper-Pieced Dogs, Cats, Turtles, Monkeys and More

Ingrid Alteneder


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Cute, Colorful Quilt Blocks Featuring Your Favorite Animals

Discover how fun and easy quilting can be with Ingrid Alteneder’s simple paper-piecing patterns featuring adorable animals like cats, turtles, elephants and zebras. Ingrid guides you step by step through everything you need to know to get started, including a complete beginner’s guide to foundation paper piecing, 20+ inspiring animal-themed quilt block patterns and templates for every pattern. You’ll be amazed at how easy it is to sew colorful, professional-looking quilt blocks for pillows, whole quilts, wall hangings, bags and so much more. Even experienced quilters will find endless inspiration in Ingrid’s charming animal world.

Add a splash of color to your living room with a bright throw pillow featuring Toni the Toucan or Ali the Alpaca. Give an ocean-themed children’s room or nursery a personal, handmade touch with a blanket that showcases Olly the Orca or Sally the Seahorse. Sew Dominic the Dog onto your child’s backpack so they can bring their best friend to school every day. With a plethora of fun, lovable animal quilt blocks, everyone will quickly find a favorite project to embark on.

Whether you’re looking to learn a new craft or enhance your quilting with fresh ideas, Adorable Animal Quilting will have you designing charming quilt blocks all year long.

Praise For Adorable Animal Quilting: 20+ Charming Patterns for Paper-Pieced Dogs, Cats, Turtles, Monkeys and More

“An enthusiastic… primer on using foundation paper piecing to create 'cute, colorful' quilt blocks with animal designs. ...For quilters looking for a challenge, this should fit the bill.”
Publishers Weekly

“Indulge in a little stitched whimsy with Ingrid’s irresistible foundation paper-piecing style. Her sweet animal blocks are the perfect way to add character to your quilts!”
—Alice Hadley, editor of Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine

“These blocks are beyond adorable! With its well-written instructions and clever designs, anyone who does foundation paper piecing needs this book in their library and these animals in their life.”
—Mathew Boudreaux, creator of Mister Domestic

“Thanks to clear and easy instructions, this cute animal world comes to life in no time. Ingrid has developed her very own style featuring unique fabric combinations in bright colors.”
—Jasmin Eisenbeiser, editor in chief of Patchwork magazine (Germany)

Page Street Publishing, 9781645670582, 176pp.

Publication Date: August 18, 2020

About the Author

Ingrid Alteneder is the creator of Joe, June and Mae, where she designs and sells unique quilt block patterns and offers tutorials on foundation paper piecing. Her work has been featured in several quilting industry magazines, including Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine, Patchwork magazine (Germany) and others. She lives in Frankfurt, Germany.