A Fiber Artist’s Guide to Color & Design – Book Review

Originally posted 2012-07-23 07:31:03. Republished by Blog Post PromoterHeather Thomas, 2011, Landauer Publishing, ISBN: 978-1-935726-09-8, $29.95 Subtitled “The basics & beyond,” this book is an outstanding resource for needleworkers. While the principles of both color and design are universal, it can be really hard to apply books design for painters and illustrators to our own [...]

Color Schemes – Quilt Block Two Ways

Patchwork Ornament in Blue

Originally posted 2008-10-06 06:33:47. Republished by Blog Post Promoter One of the most common questions I get from stitchers is about planning a color scheme. For many people, this is difficult, I think often because we have so much from which to choose. But, to a large extent, that makes it easier because it’s pretty [...]

Are You Afraid of Combining Colors? Here’s Help

Originally posted 2012-06-11 07:05:18. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Jane Wood pointed out this wonderful post on Ravelry about how to combine colors last week. For many of us, we’re fine as long as the colors are picked for us as they are on painted canvases. But move away from this and we’re afraid. We [...]