Notions and Resources

To place the tool or item you have to sell that will enhance the art of appliqué on the TAS website, please CLICK HERE to complete and submit the TAS Notions Etc Form. It will be reviewed and approved by the TAS board.  For more information about this page you may also contact notions@theappliquesociety.org.

80 minute DVD lecture and workshop by award winning quilter Kathy McNeil. She presents the inspiration, design and techniques used to create award winning quilts. Zoom in on the details to see  embellishments, fabric choices and special effects i.e.,tulle for shading and shadow trapunto. The bonus 30 minute mini-workshop includes a tutorial on choosing appropriate fabrics for landscape and pictorial quilts, and two video demonstrations. How to use fabric paints to create shadows, hi-lights and details to your quilts. How to create 3-dimensional objects out of thread, i.e; tree branches, bushes, flowers and surf.  Click here to view Kathy's YouTube Video .


      Nancy Lee Chong

 

Here you will find everything you need to make your Hawaiian Quilts and 2 Fabric Applique Quilts.  We offer Hawaiian Quilt and appliqué patterns, fabrics, notions, Aurifil thread, and gift items of interest to people with a passion for Hawaiian Quilts and appliqué.

"2 Fabric Applique Quilts with Nancy Lee Chong" 

Learn Nancy's stressfree needleturn applique techniques while making your 2 Fabric Applique Quilt11" x 17" Dragonfly pattern included. 


 

 

 "Hawaiian Quilting with Nancy Lee Chong" 

Learn everything you need to know to make your Hawaiian quilt.  Watch as Nancy shows you every simple step:  needleturn applique, hand quilting, binding, everything.  20" block pattern for Breadfruit block included.




Book/DVD "Design Your Personal Hawaiian Quilt

For nearly 200 years people have been mesmerized by the beauty of Hawaiian quilts.  This unique artform evolved in the Hawaiian Islands during the 1800's. Now with this book and DVD you will be guided step-by-step through the thrilling process of designing your personal and unique Hawaiian quilt.  Join in the tradition and take the journey with us. 66-page book, full of pictures, illustrations and instruction. PLUS, 2 hours of instruction and inspiration on DVD.






Catherine Kessel – American Quilt Works    website

Owner of a longarm quilting business since 2001, Catherine always strives to provide the best quality longarm machine quilting services at an affordable price which makes customers love and trust her to come back for more.  A 2001 graduate of Longarm University™, she continues to develop and enhance her quilting skills.  Catherine has been an award winning quilter since 1969 who loves and specializes in hand applique.  With this area of expertise, she dedicates extra attention to the quilting of applique quilts and has developed a unique style to enhance the beauty of this area in quilt making.  She understands the hours required to make a hand appliqued quilt and is sensitive to the owner’s request to take this into consideration with the machine quilting.  She puts the customers at ease with any concerns they may have.  You will not be disappointed in her workmanship on your pieced or appliqued quilts.   View more information about Catherine and longarm machine quilting at her website www.americanquiltworks.com.

 

Scarett Rose's Celtic and More, PO Box 212, Anderson, CA 96007. Phone: (530)365-1402

 Celtic, Asian, Fantasy and Stained Glass quilt books, patterns, embroidery designs and notions. Besides the books, patterns and notions the website has extensive galleries showing Celtic quilts. www.ScarlettRose.com