Watercolor Quilts


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Author: Pat Maixner Magaret and Donna Ingram Slusser

Capture nature’s beauty, light, and luminosity in your quilts! Step-by-step instructions show you how to create an Impressionistic masterpiece from fabric. You’ll love the easy-to-follow exercises for planning your quilt and using color to create a watercolor effect in the style of Impressionist painters.

  • Use one of six easy patterns to get started, and then create your own original designs–no matter what your skill level or experience
  • “Moosh,” smear, and create color pockets or the illusion of curves and diagonal lines with 2″ squares of floral fabric
  • Build a fabric library with tips for collecting a wide assortment of varying colors, textures, and values

Published: 1993