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 Fracture Frenzy    by Brenda Esslinger

This is a technique book. It has numerous ideas and techniques that will inspire and excite you as you make your own original art quilts that look like you've spent your entire life working on them but in reality, they are all strip pieced and quite easy as you follow the beautifully illustrated diagrams in this book.

Some of the new techniques include:
- The Basic Fracture
- Checkerboard Fractures
- Checkerboards with Multiple Fabrics
- Using Applique on your Fractures
- Substituting Fabrics
- Complex Fractures
- Fractured Diamonds
- Fractured Hexagons
- Fracturing with Curved Seams
- Fracturing Batiks

Brenda also includes a page of helpful hints and a section on picking fabrics. This is a great book which should be included in every quilter's library!

Fracture Frenzy


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Fabulous Fractures   by Brenda Esslinger

     Fabulous Fractures is the first book published by Ashton Publications for an author other than Darcy Ashton. This is a technique book geared towards art quilters. Use simple strip piecing techniques to create an infinite array of stunning one of a kind fractured designs from large scale prints, panels, or your own digital images. The steps are beautifully illustrated with easy to understand language to make the process easy and fun! This book demonstrates four different ways to fracture fabric. Start with the easiest method -- the Basic Fracture. Move on to the progressively more challenging options including Higher Order Fractures, Fractures at a 45?angle, and Fracturing with 60? diamonds.

ONLINE QUILT GALLERY - See the quilts featured in Fabulous Fractures!

Fabulous Fractures


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