Alex and Ricky welcome back Wendy Grande, who recently fell in love with T-shirt quilts when looking for a way to create a memory quilt by incorporating her daughter's college sorority shirts. Along with tips and tricks for creating design layouts, Wendy shares ways to personalize a quilt for the recipient.
But wait, there’s more. The recent addition of a grandchild allowed Wendy to create a special baby memento WIP quilt featuring the onesies, shirts, buttons and other personal items. This show’s tips, tricks and personal touches, definitely put the "T" in T-shirt quilts.
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Star Members can click here to download Wendy's Quilts as Unique as You booklet which outines the steps for creating a T-shirt quilt.
From Chapter One:
Alex and Ricky welcome back Wendy Grande and learn about her newest endeavor...T-shirt quilts. They take a look at the quilts she has brought along to the show.
From Chapter Two:
Wendy shares tips and tricks for creating a design layout with your t-shirts.
From Chapter Three:
Wendy shows you how to adjust and work around problem areas that will later, really not be noticed (e.g. neck, arm). This allows you to gain a much larger area of the t-shirt fabric that can be used. She also talks about stabilizing and proper pressing.
From Chapter Four:
Wendy gives tips for personalizing a quilt using a current WIP grandbaby quilt as an example. Learn how to audition layouts, soften photos using computer software, and collage images into a larger photo.
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