African Inspirations in Embroidery
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Large format hardcover with dustjacket, "covers the original source material, from African landscape and natural forms to jewellery and textiles; the design process, including colour studies, the use of sketchbooks, collage and drawing; the various techniques necessary to produce stunning final pieces; including dyeing with flower-paste resist, seminole patchwork, piecing, patching, stitching, applique, drawn thread, surface embellishment and mixed media," book has a tiny red remainder dot on the bottom edge, jacket has rubbing to the glossy surface, clean copy inside and out with no major flaws and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included; 128 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 041444
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About the Author: Mary Sleigh is a leading textile artist who regularly exhibits her work across the country. Several of her articles have appeared in best-selling magazines Stitch and Embroidery. She is an experienced tutor, teaching at day and weekend workshops as well as national and regional events, and is a City and Guilds examiner in Embroidery. She is a member of the Embroiderers' Guild, the Practical Study Group and the Textile Society. This is her first book.
Title: African Inspirations in Embroidery
Publisher: B. T. Batsford
Publication Date: 2004
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing.
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