PieceWork recommends a needlework book of interest:
Allie Aller’s Crazy Quilting: Modern Piecing & Embellishing Techniques for Joyful Stitching by Allie Aller
Besides learning new techniques for creating your own fabrics, methods of piecing, and an array of embellishment techniques with beads and embroidery stitches, this uniquely useful book encourages readers to develop a zeal for new ideas: exciting and attainable ones. Supportive color images are on every page. Six small projects to practice are included. This inspirational resource book belongs in every quilter’s library.
Lafayette, CA: C&T Publishing, 2011. Softbound, 128 pages, $29.95. ISBN 978-1607051732.