This exciting book has numerous ideas and techniques that will inspire and excite you. Make your own original art quilts that look like you've spent your entire life working on them but in reality, they are all strip pieced and quite easy as you follow the beautifully illustrated diagrams in this book. Some of the new techniques include: The Basic Fracture; Checkerboard Fractures; Checkerboards with Multiple Fabrics; Using Applique on your Fractures; Substituting Fabrics; Complex Fractures; Fractured Diamonds; Fractured Hexagons; Fracturing with Curved Seams; and Fracturing Batiks. Brenda also includes a page of helpful hints and a section on picking fabrics. 'Fracture Frenzy' by Brenda Esslinger, published by Ashton Publications, softcover with 31 pages.