Learn how to transform ordinary fabric into fine art
Discover how easy it is to create an art quilt from a photo. Tammie Bowser's simple instructions guide you through the entire process.
Learn how to sew art:
Make fabric look like paint
Use thread like it's a paint brush
Stitch the perfect image
Tammie takes a complicated concept and breaks it down into manageable, doable sections in her book, How to Sew Art. With your book purchase, you also get a free online video course to guide you.
Nancy and Tammie demonstrate each step as they create an art quilt in the 60 minute DVD from the Sewing With Nancy TV program.
Get all the supplies you need to create your first art quilt pattern. The Starter Set includes the book, DVD, spray fix, Wonder Web Fusible, and Color Value Isolation Tool.
Do you want basic economical art quilt software? Choose Stitch-A-Sketch 1.0 Art Quilt Software. This software makes the pixel patterns and prints a shopping design sheet that tells you how much of each fabric you need, finished quilt size, and more.
Or, are you ready for more advanced features? Then, select Quilted Photo Deluxe 2.0. You can easily adjust the contrast or brightness of the photo. Your photo doesn't have to be perfect—just fix it with this amazing software. Easily import your own fabrics into the preview and see your quilt before you cut even one fabric! So much more.
This paperless, permanent fusible web bonds fabric to fabric in seconds, and retains a soft hand after fusing. Place Wonder Web Fusible between the pixel pattern and the parchment paper (used to create the applique pattern pieces).
Batik fabrics give a beautiful painted effect to art quilts. How to Sew Art Half Yard Pack was specially selected by Tammie.
How to Sew Art Thread Pack This set of three fine variegated threads includes a light, medium and dark so you simply match the value of the thread to the value of the fabric.
Highlight special areas of your art quilt with a sprinkling of fibers. Then free-motion quilt over them. Hot-fix Angelina Fibers Sampler