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.

 

Frieda Andersen is a self proclaimed "Investigator of Ideas".  With a formal education in Art History, she has always been interested in making things - using her hands and mind...

When you see one of Laura Wasilowski's quilts, you can't help but smile. Her whimsical pictorial art quilts use her own hand-dyed fabrics and threads to depict fanciful scenes. Owner of...

Bring a little summer outside activity to your kitchen with this Campin' tea towel pattern by Patch Abilities. I had the pleasure of meeting the creative mind behind the Patch...

Meet award-winning appliqué quilt artist Kathy McNeil! She began her creative journey as a young child, then later discovered the possibilities of making pictures from fabric. Her most challenging piece...