Urban Views by Cherri House picks up where City Quilts left off. Whether simple or more complicated, the quilts all made in Kona solids and brilliant for a new or more experience quilter. In the book there are 12 quilt patterns, packed full of tips and ideas so everyone can personalise their quilt designs and make them unique. Cherri shows how to use a colour wheel to balance tones and colours, whether you go for complementary, monochromatic or dolly mixture.
City Rain was inspired by the Emerald city of Seattle.
City Bridge was inspired by the 17 bridges of Portland Oregon .
City Hall is based on the two most frequently used words from any city/town hall – Red Tape.
City Beat represents the nightlife of every city, like Piccadilly Circus at night.
City Electric lets diagonal images crisscross like lightning in a thunderstorm.
At the back of the book there is a section called Useful Techniques and this is invaluable, notes on pressing, rotary cutting, construction and pinning to get the best finish to every quilt. Tips on boarders, backing, batting, basting and quilting. All the quilts throughout the book are professionally done by Angela Walters and the solids are Kona Solids. And if you've got an ebook, there is a kindle version for instant gratification.