Aspiring embroiderers and needleworkers can put their skills to sparkling use with this handy how-to guide that combines gold work and stumpwork techniques to create a unique craft. Featuring chapters on basic supplies, stitches, and techniques, the book’s dimensional framed projects and functional items are easy to create by following the detailed instructions.
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Alison Cole is an embroiderer with more than 20 years of experience.Review:
"Here's a stunning collection of projects featuring the techniques of goldwork and stumpwork." —Machine Knitting Monthly
"This is a 'how to do' book, covering the basics of goldwork." —workshopontheweb.com
"No embroidery has quite the lush, rich appeal of goldwork. . . . There are not many books on the subject around, so another one is always welcome, especially when it is as beautiful as this one." —MyShelf.com
"A sumptuous book. Alison Cole's love of stumpwork and goldwork guides and inspires." —Pentacle
"This is a beautifully presented project book combining two traditional embroidery techniques—goldwork and stumpwork." —Bead Society of Great Britain
"An inspiring technical and creative book for beginners and accomplished embroiderers." —Merseyside Embroiderers Guild
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Book Description Search Press, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # SONG1844483134
Book Description Search Press, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111844483134
Book Description Search Press, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1844483134