After the international success of her first three books, Willyne Hammerstein is back in this fourth volume of Millefiori with a wealth of 19 new kaleidoscope English Paper Piecing quilts. In her new book, you will find 19 English Paper Piecing (EPP) quilt patterns of varying levels of difficulty—some are simple, while others are more ambitious.
Millefori is an italian glasswork technique to create beautiful flowers. In this book Willyne, creates beautiful rosettes of English Paper Pieced kaleidoscope blocks. She uses a variety of shapes to a striking geometric effect. She is passionate about color, geometric shapes, English Paper Piecing and is second to none when creating kaleidoscopes of remarkable subtlety. Her philosophy of “try your best and be happy with the results” is an inspiration for all those who quilt. And, most importantly, Willyne encourages us not to be afraid to try.
Willyne Hammerstein Projects in ‘Millefiori Quilts 4″ book:
The Swinging Old Lady Dançing Cheek to Cheek Everyone is Different but Everyone is a Star A Christmas Carol Joie de vivre Suja, Suja Prikkeltje The Late Bloomers Send Flowers to Your Loved Ones Fiesta Gitana The Last Flowers After a Hot Summer Raindrops are Falling on My Head When You Get the Blues, Take it Easy You are My Sunshine Confetti Allegria Les Fruits de Mer Boogie Woogie Jeu de Boules Bont en Blauw
Willyne Hammersteinis the internationally acclaimed, Dutchartistknown for her complexkaleidoscopequiltsusing theEnglish Paper Piecingtechnique. The success of her quilt “Passacaglia with Mr. Penrose” (published in her Millefiori Quilts 1) is unparalleled, having been copied by countless quilters and exhibited around the globe.