Adventures in Needlework : Stitching with Passion Paperback
This is a book of bright and funky designs that shows how stitching has become seriously stylish.
The unique projects bridge the gap between craft & interior design and progress in difficulty throughout.
These UK authors have produced a stunning book that will appeal to both beginning and experienced stitchers.
This is a book that brings embroidery bang up to date using traditional techniques alongside bold colours, graphics and striking contemporary ideas.
The unique projects bridge the gap between craft and interior design, embracing the revival of the 'homemade'.
Four main techniques (canvas work, applique, silk shading and goldwork) are covered, with three projects progressing in difficulty for each.
All the tools, materials and stitching techniques needed are carefully explained, along with general instructions for making up cushions, bags and framing canvases.
Complete beginners will be able to get started straight away, whilst more experienced stitchers will be inspired and challenged.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 168 pages, full colour throughout, includes illustrations, 150 photographs
- Publisher: Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd
- Publication Date: 12/05/2011
- Category: Embroidery crafts
- ISBN: 9781861088956