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Ocean Waves Pattern Pack by SewDesuNe Ocean Waves Pattern Pack :iconsewdesune:SewDesuNe 249 36 Diamond Patchwork Tutorial by The-Cosplay-Scion Diamond Patchwork Tutorial :iconthe-cosplay-scion:The-Cosplay-Scion 413 10 Do What You Love by unicornslave Do What You Love :iconunicornslave:unicornslave 367 68 Qbee Cupcake by ciara-cable Qbee Cupcake :iconciara-cable:ciara-cable 155 12 Tiny Top Hat: The Craftsman by TinyTopHats Tiny Top Hat: The Craftsman :icontinytophats:TinyTopHats 961 44 The Glass Tower by unicornslave The Glass Tower :iconunicornslave:unicornslave 258 57 PS Style: QUILT by HGGraphicDesigns PS Style: QUILT :iconhggraphicdesigns:HGGraphicDesigns 43 11 Proof of Concept Quilt Plan by RobynRose Proof of Concept Quilt Plan :iconrobynrose:RobynRose 81 61 Apples on Felt by yuzukko Apples on Felt :iconyuzukko:yuzukko 190 26 Pokemon Pixel quilt by scilk Pokemon Pixel quilt :iconscilk:scilk 192 59 One fateful day... by PheiPlushies One fateful day... :iconpheiplushies:PheiPlushies 157 59 Stained Glass Blossoms FINISHED front by ChaosFay Stained Glass Blossoms FINISHED front :iconchaosfay:ChaosFay 174 31 Victorian Re-enactment Corset by sidneyeileen Victorian Re-enactment Corset :iconsidneyeileen:sidneyeileen 32 11 Pink Tree - a mini quilt by restlesswillow Pink Tree - a mini quilt :iconrestlesswillow:restlesswillow 55 27 Patchwork Quilting Tutorial by lierni Patchwork Quilting Tutorial :iconlierni:lierni 26 5
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Tips on becoming a published crafter - Part 2
Art in the Professions
Part Two: Getting Your Name, and Project, in Print
Congratulations! Your design concept has been accepted for publication! Now, let's assemble all the things your editor is going to need in order to secure your spot in an upcoming issue.
First you will need to familiarize yourself with their formatting and write or draw your patterns or charts in the manner the editors prefer.
For crafts like knitting or crochet, this may be as simple as carefully studying the published patterns in that magazine and writing your pattern in the same format. For other crafts, like quilting, sewing or woodworking, you may be required to provide pattern pieces drawn to scale.
Make sure all the pieces are drawn to the same scale proportionally, and make sure they are cleanly drawn and easy to read.
If you can, draw them in a graphics program like Photoshop and submit a clear PDF, GIF, or whatever format the publication prefers.
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Tina Fey in Diamonds Quilt by RobynRose Tina Fey in Diamonds Quilt :iconrobynrose:RobynRose 67 34 Lemons on Felt by yuzukko Lemons on Felt :iconyuzukko:yuzukko 89 12 fancy white and green cake by zoesfancycakes fancy white and green cake :iconzoesfancycakes:zoesfancycakes 48 6 Strawberries on Felt by yuzukko Strawberries on Felt :iconyuzukko:yuzukko 83 17