Sneak Peeks & a Winner!

by Nova on February 10, 2014

I hope you enjoyed reading about  the wonderfully inspiring book,  Quilting with a Modern Slant by Rachel May & thank you for taking the time to tell me what inspired you to quilt modern. I really loved reading your comments! Thank you :)

Storey Publishing were kind enough to send me some pictures from inside the book to share. Enjoy the sneak peek then pick yourself up a copy quick sticks! You won’t be disappointed.


[Page 67 – Photo – Gamma One Conversions.  Hope as the Anchor of the Soul(Mount Lebanon Series #3) by Denyse Schmidt, 85″ x 92″. Image courtesy of Storey Publishing]


[Page 47 – Photo by (c) John Polak.  Coal Fraction Quilt (2009) by Rossie Hutchinson, 74″ x 86″ quilted by Bernie Olszewski. Image courtesy of Storey Publishing]

Don’t forget to visit the next  spots on the book tour for more insights into Quilting with a Modern Slant…

29 Jan –  Patchwork Posse
30 Jan –  Inside Storey
3 Feb –  Craft Buds
9 Feb –  Dining Room Empire
11 Feb –  In Color Order
12 Feb – Pink Penguin

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[Page 99 – Photo by Chris Pullman, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York. From “Why Quilts Matter: History, Art & Politics episode 6, “How Quilts Are Viewed and Collected,” produced by The Kentucky Quilt Project. Image courtesy of Storey Publishing]


[Page 55 – Photo courtesy of Kyoung Ae Cho.  Fallen by Kyoung Ae Cho, 42″ x 42. Image courtesy of Storey Publishing]



[Page 175 – Photo by (c) John Polak.  Seattle Star, by Katie Pedersen, 60″ x 60″, machine quilted by Krista Withers. Image courtesy of Storey Publishing]

………& one lucky modern quilter gets a copy of Quilting with A modern Slant delivered to their door! Yay! That is commenter number 20….

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 That’s you Katy!


Drop me a line with your postal address Katy! Yippee!

Quilting with a Modern Slant is well worth a read, it’s a lovely book that you will find yourself dipping into over & again. It’s  available now at your local bookstore, library or online

Disclaimer: Storey Publishing invited me to participate in this blog tour & sent me a complimentary copy of the book. All opinions  within this book review are my own.

{ 3 comments… read them below or add one }

Flying Blind February 10, 2014 at 7:19 am

Got to love it when a Bee buddy wins!
The book looks brilliant xxx


Katy February 10, 2014 at 10:03 am

Oooh, yay, thank you!


Natasha February 23, 2014 at 8:11 am

The book looks wonderful. I love how unique quilting can be and how reflective of the creator of each piece!


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