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The Encyclopedia of Pieced Quilt Patterns is a MUST-HAVE BOOK for all quilters! Barbara Brackman’s popular 1993 pattern-identification book has been modernized with FULL COLOR AND LINE DRAWINGS of over 4,000 pieced quilt-block patterns. This fabulous resource book should be in every quilter’s library! This book is a perfect companion to BlockBase software! Barbara Brackman’s classic quilter’s resource, the Encyclopedia of Pieced Quilt Patterns, is brought to life on your computer with this re-release of the Electric Quilt Company’s top-selling BlockBase software. Take a nice “scroll” through all the categories while viewing the blocks in gorgeous colorings, in grayscale values, or as line drawings. This stand-alone software (for Windows or Mac computers) lets you easily print cutting instructions, foundation patterns, and templates at any size for all 4,000+ pieced blocks from Brackman’s Encyclopedia. Search BlockBase by Brackman number, block name, theme, and key words to find the perfect pattern for your next project. With BlockBase you can go from idea to cutting and sewing in no time at all!