Stumpwork Embroidery — A Collection of Fruits, Flowers and Insects for Contemporary Raised Embroidery

Stumpwork Embroidery — A Collection of Fruits, Flowers and Insects for Contemporary Raised Embroidery
Title: Stumpwork Embroidery — A Collection of Fruits, Flowers and Insects for Contemporary Raised Embroidery
Author:
Jane Nicholas
Description: 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: 200pp
Cover type: Hardback
Trim size: 280 x 210mm
Colour type: Colour pics
Series: Milner Craft Series
Imprint: Sally Milner Publishing
ISBN: 978 1 86351 183 4
RRP: A$39.99

Contents

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
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