Mariners Quilt Guild

Quilt swaps and jelly babies

swap to sewThe traditional quilt swap has been reinvented. In Sew to Swap: Qulting Projects to Exchange Online & by Mail, Chrissie Grace explores different types of swaps through 10 projects. Each project includes illustrated instructions and skills tutorials, as well as how-tos for setting up a swap. The community aspect of quilting is brought to the book by the incorporation of swappers’ and bloggers’ insights into this shared art. Also new to library – Jelly Babies: Adorable Quilts from 2 ½” Strips, a collection of 14 quilts for babies and pre-schoolers. In the Studio with Angela Walters shows quilters machine-quilting strategies that will add dimension, distinction and individuality to any quilt.