About the Author
Kathy McNeil is an the world over award-winning quilt artist, teacher and pass judgement on. By hand appliqueing thousands of little scraps of fabric together, she creates quilts that appear to be paintings. Her quilts are continuously featured in museums, magazines, calendars, and international shows. Many of her quilts are in private collections.
Step-by-Step Quilted Landscape DVD is the easiest solution for taking the class with no need a pc, makes a wonderful gift, and is great to have on hand as a hard copy-even supposing you have taken or plan to take the online class. Kathy McNeil shows how to create your own landscape quilt the usage of her pattern or adapting her strategies the usage of your own landscape photographs! Making stunning landscape quilts from photographs is Kathy McNeil’s specialty and she shares such a lot of tips and suggestions in this class. Choosing the subject and selecting the photograph is the starting place, but Kathy shows how to edit the photo and imparts some design secrets she uses in her own quilts. Kathy encourages exploring the subject of the photograph and planning the background. On the included pattern, it is easy to construct and piece the background of the sailboat landscape pattern already provided. Kathy demonstrates how she uses paints to highlight and add dimension to the scene. Rough and finished-edge applique techniques are taught and Kathy also shows how to attach applique pieces by hand or machine. Finishing touches are included. Complete the landscape pattern provided, or use the information to make a quilt from your landscape photograph.