Books and serials > Alphabet Quilts: Letters for All Ages (7)

By Bea Oglesby. Illustrations by Lon Eric Craven. Kansas City Star Books (2007). This lively appliqué tribute to the alphabet has something for everyone. Block letters, cursive, Spencerian – patterns for seven unique quilts are included. Animals, numbers, and flowers accompany the letters. The author offers advice for making these quilts quickly and easily with fusible web and her own signature style of fine hand appliqué. Additional projects offer other imaginative ways to use the letters. More information at