Explore Innovative Ideas for Art Quilting Masterpieces

Use simple materials and layering techniques in inspiring ways to create an original textile collage! In this lecture, award-winning art quilter and C&T author Deborah Boschert explores engaging designs created with raw-edge fused appliqué, surface design techniques, free-motion quilting, and hand embroidery. She shares many of her own art quilt collages to show how to use fabric, paint, and stitch to create original art. 

Deborah’s passion, enthusiasm, and skill in sharing information make this lecture a fantastic resource for anyone interested in fabric collage. With her suggestions and actionable ideas, this lecture will show you ways to use simple materials to create original textile collages with layers of fabric, paint, and stitching. Learn how simple materials can be used in interesting and inspiring ways to create endless personal expression and visual impact. 

What you will learn

  • Build and customize your fabric palette, incorporating ideas about color, scale, and mood.

  • Learn surface design techniques using simple materials and tools

  • Explore ways to add detail, texture, and visual impact with machine and hand stitching

  • Get inspired by Deborah’s collection of art quilt collages

  • Includes access to course videos, downloads, the Creative Spark private community, and discussion with your instructor. Your course content does not expire.


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Inspiring Ideas for Art Quilting

Create unique art quilts using fabric, paint, and stitch layering techniques.

Course Curriculum

  • Welcome

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  • Ideas for Art Quilt Collage Lecture

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  • Share and Review

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