Fresh designs plus innovative techniques equal award-winning results! Love the look of appliqué but find traditional methods cumbersome? Then you ll love the streamlined approach for achieving outstanding results with these inventive machine techniques. This award-winning quilter takes you through her creative machine appliqué method with detailed, full-color how-to photographs. Her turned-edge and raw-edge techniques provide a hand-done look. Included is a new take on paper piecing you ll love. Assemble the recommended tools and supplies and you ll soon be appliquéing your own masterpiece quilt. An eye for design and a love of teaching are evident in the lively patterns and superbly detailed instructions. There is an abundance of patterns for full quilt projects encompassing dozens of designs. The pattern for the multi-award winning SCARLET SERENADE quilt is included. A top prize-winning quilter, Sharon is also the author of the AQS book Piec-liqué: Curves the New Way (2005).