It is easy to see curves in Kaleidoscope designs, but all of the seams are straight lines. Very few quilt design are as versatile and effective with so few pieces in each block. Most people find it hard to believe that all the quilts in this book are made using the same shapes.
- How to Make 14 Kaleidoscope Quilts
- Plus dozens of quilt photos for inspiration
- Easily made using From Marti Michell Kaleido-Rulers
Kaleidoscope ABCs includes basic information on using the Kaleido-Rulers and 14+ step-by-step patterns for new quilts, including Ramblin' Rose with Guacamole and Extra Salsa on the Side." Some old favorites have been updated. Plus charts, over a dozen quilts in an idea gallery, and a design grid to photocopy.
Includes an appendix full of great bonus information: a diamond border you can add to any quilt, previewing with mirrors, what size is a quilt?, planning a Kaleidoscope quilt, using a design wall, sewing 1/4" seam allowances, adding a flap border and making mitered borders.