Title: Stumpwork Embroidery — A Collection of Fruits, Flowers and Insects for Contemporary Raised Embroidery
Stumpwork is a style of raised and padded embroidery that has its origins in the seventeenth century. This book discusses all the traditional techniques and gives full instructions and step-by-step illustrations for more than forty motifs. No. of pages:
280 x 210mmColour type:
Milner Craft SeriesImprint:
Sally Milner PublishingISBN:
978 1 86351 183 4RRP:
Introduction. Materials and equipment. General instructions. Individual elements. Projects: Brooches - Ladybird stickpin, grape brooch, pansy brooch; Rose, pomegranate and strawberries; Rose and bee; Acorn, thistle and bee; Acorn, thistle and butterfly; Butterfly and berries; Christmas Rose and dragonfly; Pomegranate and gooseberries; Christmas acorn and berries, and Christmas acorn and pomegranate; Dragonfl;ies and berries; Hellebore, berries and dragonfly; Christmas rose, beries and dragonfly (in white); Berries brooch; Mediaeval mirror frame 1 and 2. Stitch glossary. Bibliography and further reading. Index. Stumpwork supplies and kit information.
materials equipment general instructions individual elements projects stitch glossary