Applique

Applique

Add layers of design to your fiber art, accessories or garments with appliqué. There is sure to be a technique, trend, or tradition that suits your style! From traditional needle turn hand appliqué, to raw edge and hand or machine sewing and even fusible – appliqué adds design and interest to your fiber projects.

All you need is a base and some fabric scraps to get started. Then pick your fabric technique and start adding design to you base.

Browse through these projects and inspiration.

 

I love scraps. To me, they are the comfort food of quilts. My first contact with quilts was not the ornate Baltimore Album quilts or the intricately hand quilted whole...

For a number of years, I have had the privilege of gathering with a talented group of fiber artists that studied with Lorraine Torrence. The "Off Grain Stitchers" continue to...

There is something about little handmade bird ornaments that suggest spring, but also are great for a Christmas ornament. I have a year-round tree, and now have a variety of...