Birds of a Feather by Barb Adams, Alma Allen

By Barb Adams, Alma Allen

Barb Adams and Alma Allen are again with their new block of the month undertaking, released within the Kansas urban celebrity all through 2006. known as "Birds of a Feather," the booklet celebrates our favourite feathered pals with 12 blocks, completing directions, plus an collection of similar tasks together with needlepunch, handbags and a hooked rug. either Barb and Alma provide their very own proposal quilts.

Show description

Read Online or Download Birds of a Feather PDF

Best needlecrafts & textile crafts books

Mr. Funky's Super Crochet Wonderful

Mr. Funky good points 30 initiatives together with filled animals (amirgurumi) and wearable add-ons comparable to scarves, hats, crochet vegetation, headbands, a water bottle provider, enjoyable little ones stuff and extra. for those who love hi Kitty, bohemian 70's encouraged type, and jap kind you will adore those supercute initiatives.

Amish-Inspired Quilts: Tradition with a Piece O'Cake Twist

The Piece O Cake women are again! This time theyve extra their specified zing to 13 Amish-inspired initiatives. newbies and complex quilters alike could be enchanted by way of the 5 huge quilts and 8 small initiatives, «fragments» that catch the spirit of the bigger quilts in a fragment of the time.

Lots to Love Cute as Pie 5 Doll Clothes

The intricacies of intermediate-level crochet abilities are wear demonstrate with the lovely vacation- and season-themed clothes during this development publication for 5-inch doll models. every one of 7 units is entire with a costume, pants, a hat, and footwear, and all the designs are made utilizing size-10 crochet thread.

Crocheted Wild Animals. A Collection of Woolly Friends to Make from Scratch

Assemble crochet knowledge for making toy animals of all sizes and styles. The publication contains a transparent, distinct crochet trend for every animal, plus toy-making assistance. alongside the best way, readers also will research a few attention-grabbing and magnificent proof approximately each one wild animal. The tasks fluctuate in point of complexity, and there's a simple to appreciate innovations part to aid lapsed and starting crocheters with uncomplicated crochet talents.

Additional info for Birds of a Feather

Example text

The dolls are a snapshot of women in tattooing at that particular moment. If I did the project again, with women or with men, I would get a completely different range of both images and stories. They became a historical record of the culture and the ideas and beliefs at that moment in time. 02 cm). 8 cm). A communal mourning project concerning the war in Iraq. The names of approximately 1,500 American and Allied soldiers and Iraqi civilians who have died in the war are hand-stitched on coffin-shaped fragments of red clothing and appliquéd onto a blue blanket to spell the word repent.

If they lived to the age of forty, the linens were re-worked in yellow thread. • In many parts of Sweden and Norway, a richly embroidered cloth was used to cover a coffin before burial. • New mothers in Uzbekistan asked other women who had recently given birth to healthy children to embroider a skullcap for their own newborns, thereby passing on good health. THE POETIC STITCH: An Interview with Tumim & Prendergast Christopher Prendergast and Matilda Tumim are a husband-and-wife team from Stromness in the Orkney Islands of Scotland.

A: The stories that the tattoo artists told were very interesting. Kate Hellenbrand’s Sailor FeeBee was covered in old sailor tattoos. The story was about her struggle to become a tattoo artist and her struggle to have a choice about what tattoos she wanted to have on her own body. She would go to a tattoo parlor, and if she wanted an anchor or a sailboat or something, the men in the shop would suggest a bird or a flower or a heart. The doll said a lot about her struggles to becoming a leader in the field.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.00 of 5 – based on 13 votes