Designing Fabrics To Inspire Others

Gifford, Hilary
January 2004
Surface Design Journal;Winter2004, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p26
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the growth of fabric companies dealing with quilt makers. Quilt making develops fabrics which are designed by artists who are famous in the field of professional quilting. Several fabric companies are introducing collections which are designed by artists who have established their reputations at major exhibitions. One of these companies is, Free Spirit, which produces fabrics that are designed by artists for quilters. The company serves as the connector between art quilters and quilters who comprise the larger mass market. Free Spirit also holds fabrics which are printed in Japan and Korea, having the minimum run of 3,000 yards per print.


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