Beginner's Guide to Crewel Embroidery (Beginner's Guide to Needlecrafts)

Beginner's Guide to Crewel Embroidery (Beginner's Guide to Needlecrafts)

By: Rainbow, Jane

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Starting with just four of these stitches, this guide clearly demonstrates, with detailed step-by-step photographs, how to work up a complete project. Instructions follow on showing how to stretch and mount your first embroidery. Using further projects she helps you build up skills, introducing new stitches in each section. Line drawings accompany each design and are used as a guide for the stitches. The designs and colors used are traditional - reminiscent of the embroidery worked by embroiderers during the Tudor period, wonderful floral pictures worked in wool and soft colors. The book is a comprehensive introduction to this lovely technique and at the same time it offers embroiderers practical help with presentation and finishing.

Title: Beginner's Guide to Crewel Embroidery (Beginner's Guide to Needlecrafts)

Author: Rainbow, Jane

Categories: Antiques & Collectibles, Crafts & Hobbies,

Publisher: USA, Search Pr Ltd: 1999

ISBN/UPC Number: 085532869X

ISBN/UPC Number 13: 9780855328696

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: None

Type: Paperback

Size: 10.50 H x 0.25 D x 8.25 W inches

Seller ID: 9780855328696

Item Description: Starting with just four of these stitches, Jane clearly demonstrates, with detailed step-by-step photographs, how to work up a complete project. Instructions follow on showing how to stretch and mount your first embroidery. Using further projects she helps you build up skills, introducing new stitches in each section. Line drawings accompany each design and are used as a guide for the stitches. The designs and colours used are traditional - reminiscent of the embroidery worked by embroiderers during the Tudor period, wonderful floral pictures worked in wool and soft colours.

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