Contemporary Patchwork Book
Contemporary Patchwork by Arounna Khounnoraj
Techniques in Colour, Surface Design & Sewing
142 pages, color, paperback,
Take a look at the colorful world of contemporary patchwork. Dive into contemporary patchwork with newsurface design techniques and beautiful projects from Arounna Khounnoraj, co-owner of Bookhou and well-known textile artist. Arounna's approach to patchwork, quilting, and appliqué are distinct from traditional methods, making this book an incredible resource for building a foundation in textile design and expanding into unique improvisational patchwork. Find inspiration in your environment and learn elements of color theory before jumping into several fabric surface design techniques. You will master the art of decorating with stitches as you explore various sewing and appliqué techniques to make your patchwork projects pop. This book includes ten beautiful and original projects that combine a variety of sewing and appliqué techniques and range from small quilts to bags and pouches. Learn how to incorporate sustainability into your practice with guidance on using every scrap and drop of your materials.