The New York Beauty block is taken to new heights in 18 unique designs!
The intent of The National Quilt Museum's annual New Quilts From An Old Favorite contest is to engage quiltmakers' creativity and ingenuity. In the hands of some of the finest quiltmakers both nationally and internationally, the New York Beauty block becomes an even more outstanding design. Aside from learning the personal stories of each quiltmaker, there is an in-depth look into their creative process. This includes original sketches, design problems and solutions, and specific techniques utilized in the construction process. This companion volume to the contest also explores the history of the New York Beauty block. 96 pages, Soft Cover. Edited by Kimberly Holland Tetrev and Caitlin Ridings.