The updated 2nd edition of Color by Design is available for purchase.See description and order now.
Read the Winter 2017 Art Quilt Quarterly review by Patricia Kennedy-Zafred of The Contact book. Learn more about the book and order.
Create Landscape Textures with DyeQuilting by the Lake, Syracuse, NYJuly 16-20, 2018www.schweinfurthartcenter.org
© 2017 Ann JohnstonDownload full pdf version More information about dyeing fabric in the updated 2nd Edition of Color by Design Using a front-loading washing machine will use water more efficiently and will not tangle fabric as much as top loading washing machines. What models to look for General approach and details and tips.
© 2017 Ann Johnston Download a pdf version Corn and potato dextrin have various uses in the food industry, such as thickening and sweetening. They are powders that when prepared as described, dissolve in boiling water, and after being applied to fabric and dried, they resist the penetration of dyes and wash out in water. … Read More
Article featured in Quilt Italia, Summer 2017See all 9 pages! Quilt Italia article translation: As I write this for Quilt Italia, I am in our cabin in the Sierra Nevada mountain range of northern California. It is April 2017, the daffodils are up, it is snowing, and the rivers are at flood stage. This … Read More
Ann’s quilts inspired by Yosemite and the Sierra are on display at the Yosemite Art Center inYosemite Village, CA from June-October 2017. You can also find her books for sale.
The Contact: Quilts of the Sierra Nevada by Ann JohnstonBellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue, WA www.bellevuearts.org/exhibitions/past/ann-johnston Opening Reception: February 23, 2017February 24-June 11, 2017
The Contact: Quilts of the Sierra Nevada by Ann JohnstonCarrefour Européen du PatchworkSainte-Marie-Aux-Mines, France www.patchwork-europe.eu Opening Reception: September 14, 2016September 14-22, 2016