Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. Modern sampler quilt with full size pattern by yoshiko jinzenji book. I have never been extremely interested in traditional quilts, but yoshiko jinzenji s work is so different than what i envision when i hear the term quilt, and shes definitely an artist worth checking out you can see some of yoshiko jinzenji s beautiful quilts on her website, and there are also a couple of books of her work available. The story behind homage by jacquie gering aqs blog. See more ideas about quilts, japanese quilts and quilting designs. I was asked by world book media to make the modern sampler quilt pattern by yoshiko jinzenji. The author has amazing design skills and quilting skills. A book you will be happy to own, no matter if you are a quilter or just a book lover. Yoshiko jinzenji s s yoshiko jinzenjis simple quilts. For those that want to give the pattern a try, you can find them here or on their etsy store.
The book itself, photos, paper, printing, writing, style, is a piece of art. See more ideas about japanese quilts, quilts and contemporary quilts. Yoshiko jinzenji is the author of quilting line and color 3. The pattern repeats every 51 along the length of the fabric. It was in this book and her other masterpiece, quilt artistry. From yoshiko jinzenji a vanguard of modern quilting, simple quilt is a printed version of her iconic, minimalistic square block quilt from her book simple quilts.
They are projects from her book quilting line and colour. I might vary the whites a bit more, andor add a few more coloured pieces. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Her book quilt artistry is the unending result of an apprenticeship that started at kyoto womens university, learning from the canadian mennonites whence the inspired moment above and amish in the usa from 1968 till 1980, then back to japan to form the yoshiko jinzenji quilt group. See more ideas about japanese quilts, quilts and quilting designs. I own yoshiko jinzenjis previous book,quilt artistry. Of course, i said yes as i love the aesthetic and her fabrics. Yoshiko jinzenji s richly minimalist quilts have had a global impact and quilt artistry demonstrates why. Selvedge during her 30 years of artisanal quilt making, jinzenji has synthesized a wide range of cultural styles, from the stitching handiwork of amish and mennonite quilts and the patchwork altar cloths of her native japan to the dyeing.
Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. The richly minimalist quilts she makes today are as powerful as the works that originally inspired her. I havent got the book and it is now out of print and rather expensive to get hold of so i chose the modern sampler quilt and lindsay generously included some other patterns too. Techniques and designs for abstract quilts by yoshiko jinzenji 2011, paperback at the best online prices at ebay. Techniques and designs for abstract quilts by yoshiko jinzenji 20110208 at. From the yoshiko brochure, a printed version of one of her square block quilts from her book simple quilts to enjoy different versions of color. Half yard yuwa simple quilt on teal yoshiko jinzenji low volume print japanese import fabric. Yoshiko jinzenji, festival of quilts 2009, nec birmingham. Iscriviti a prime ciao, accedi account e liste accedi account e liste resi e ordini iscriviti a prime carrello. Readers will enjoy learning more about her background and how she came to quilting. Half yard yuwa simple quilt on teal yoshiko jinzenji low. Jinzenji has always wanted to give something back to the western quilting tradition that first inspired her, and with this book, she is wonderfully successful. My book tells the history of 40 years of quilt making in japan and how the idea of the quilt. Design simple white quilt of qin izumidera yuko 2005 isbn.
The whole house is an integrated kitchen with a small bathroom. Yoshiko brings a fresh, contemporary vision to the quilting scene with more than 30 gorgeous projects, accompanied by precise instructions and detailed illustrations. Quilt artistry will transform the way that readers think about quilts. Yoshiko is a master of minimalist design and graphic, abstract quilts. Techniques and designs for abstract quilts jan 1, 2011. Yoshiko jinzenjis simple quilt isbn 41403171 from movinghands on a little too minimalist for my taste but fascinating. Quilt codifie japanese quilts, art quilts, quilting designs. She sponsored a quilt exhibition in jakarta, exhibited for a. An informal presentation on the work and life of yoshiko jinzenji, who is the foremost contemporary quilt artist in japan and a natural dyer focused on distinctive bamboo coloring from bali. Feb 10, 2012 from the book simple quilt by yoshiko jinzenji. Yoshiko jinzenjis style is clean, minimal, organic and modern. Choose the qty that you would like to buy as one continuous piece.
Inspired designs from the east by jinzenji, yoshiko and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Modern sampler quilt with full size pattern by yoshiko. Author yoshiko jinzenji began quilting after she came upon quilts made by canadas mennonite people and was deeply moved by their. Her work taught me that simple shapes are strong, stable, and beautiful. Yoshiko jinzenji is featured in my new book, japanese contemporary quilts and quilters. Author yoshiko jinzenji began quilting after she came upon quilts made by canadas mennonite people and was deeply moved by their resonant, sacred quality. Inspired designs from the east, that i first understood that quilts dont have to be especially complex to be amazing. We offer sewing and quilting patterns by kumiko fujita, yoshiko jinzenji, yoko saito, and more. The 76yearold japanese quilt artist yoshiko jinzenji bought a 4,300squarefeet plot of land up mount hiei in kyoto 8 years ago to build a house for herself. Sep 30, 2017 explore orangekmds board quilts yoshiko jinzenji, followed by 305. Her tourdeforce quilt work from 1980 to 2000 chronicles fabric from the renowned textile designer, the late junichi arai. Yoshiko jinzenjis simple quilt isbn 41403171 from movinghands on flickr quilting projectsquilting designssewing projectsfiber art quiltsjapanese quiltsquilt modernenbook quilttextilestextile art dqs5back mini quiltsbaby quiltsquilting ideasquilt patternsfabric craftssewing craftshow to finish a quilthouse quiltsmug rugs.
Zakka workshop is a publisher of distinctive craft books, patterns, and kits inspired by fresh, contemporary japanese design. Yoshiko jinzenjis simple quilt book i would love to have her books. In addition to fullsize quilts, jinzenji demonstrates how to make quilted pillows, clutch purses, necklaces, decorative objects, table mats, tiny miniature quilt mandalas, and even a hammock. Abstract pathway quilt by yoshiko jinzenji by from yoshiko. My book tells the history of 40 years of quilt making in japan and how the idea of the quilt was originally imported from america. A few months ago, lindsay from zakka workshop got in touch asking if i would like to try some yoshiko jinzenji patterns they were launching. Written by yoshiko jinzenji, 2011 edition, publisher. Simple quilt by yoshiko jinzenji, 9782756502205, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. I have almost 5 out of the 12 blocks done and have hopes to finish all by the weekend. Yoshiko jinzenji has made a beautiful book showing her magnificient quilts and pieces of fabric arts.1251 171 619 1406 696 1419 795 1425 1101 4 179 405 1498 942 627 309 753 883 458 1449 1053 1472 1041 675 1262 776 1407 84 1267 101 581 339