Take inspiration from simple objects to create 12 beautiful, contemporary quilt blocks. Create original quilts from each block design and adapt them to your own style. Learn how to interpret print, pattern and shapes into unique quilting ideas and experiment with a range of innovative techniques for impressive, professional results. Covers techniques such as square piecing, basket weave, half-square triangles, chevrons, quarter circles and portholes.
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Lucie Summers lives in a farmhouse surrounded by countryside in Suffolk, UK, with her farmer husband,
two boys and an anti social ginger cat. She graduated a million years ago from Norwich School of Art &
Design where she specialised in print making. A million years later, she's still printing up a storm and sells
her distinctive fabrics and products under the Summersville label on Etsy, an online marketplace for handmade goods.
Lucie has been featured on many prestigious design blogs and is becoming well known for her colourful and unconventional approach to creating quilts. She has won many awards in the UK for her distinctive pieces and has written
many articles and tutorials for US patchwork and craft magazines as well as being featured in countless craft books both in the UK and worldwide.
Lucie loves charity shops, the seaside and summertime, but really dislikes cold weather, baked beans and raisins.
Read news on Lucie and her colourful life at blu-shed.blogspot.co.uk