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Quilting: 200 Q&A: Questions Answered on Everything from Popular Blocks to Finishing Touches
by Jake Finch
Both new and experienced quilters will find a wealth of information on their chosen craft in this book. An introductory section discusses different types of quilts and presents a short history of quilting. Readers are enlightened with descriptions of Amish quilts, Baltimore Album quilts, Hawaiian quilts, crazy quilts, medallion quilts, and many others. Sections that follow ...more
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published October 1st 2010 by Barron's Educational Series
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I've just started quilting and checked this out from my local library. I found it very useful and informative. Reading it straight through, I found it somewhat repetitive. However, it is set up as a Q&A style and if you wanted to reference this book, you could read just the question you need and get all the information you. This does lead to some repetition (for example hand quilting and machine quilting have many similarities), but it is to be expected. Overall, I would recommend this to a ...more