Dianne Johnston is renowned as one of the world’s leading floral appliqué designers.  All her designs are original, and stem from her years of being one of Australia's leading florists. Dianne has developed over her 20 year career, many techniques to make the art of “needle turn” hand appliqué as simple, quick and enjoyable.  

Techniques to Make Needle Turn Applique Quilts

Dianne's latest book, released 25th April 2012.
Complete technical instructions for making hand "Needle Turn" applique quilts - including applique techniques, colours choices, and quilting, and much more!

$14 (inc postage within Aust)

Love of Applique

The Love of Applique

Contains technical information on Dianne’s techniques for “needle turn” hand appliqué.
20 full sized floral hand appliqué patterns for 40 cm blocks, which are set into 2 single bed quilts, but can be used for larger quilts.

Decorate with Applique

Decorate with Applique

Contains extensive technical information on Dianne’s own techniques for ‘needle turn” hand appliqué.
A variety of floral appliqué full sized patterns will take the artist from simple beginners blocks, to entire large quilts.