Title: The Complete Book of Stumpwork Embroidery
Following the enormous success of her recent stumpwork embroidery titles, this book brings together in one volume the first two titles from Jane Nicholas.
No. of pages:
Comprehensive and well combined to make one impressive book, The Complete Book of Stumpwork Embroidery
combines the techniques, stitches, instructions and projects of the popular Stumpwork Embroidery: A Collection of Fruits, Flowers and Insects for Contemporary Raised Embroidery
and Stumpwork Embroidery: Designs and Projects
Included are all the colour plates and illustrations as well as an updated foreword and index. At 400 pages, this is a must-have for all embroiderers.
280 x 210mmColour type:
Milner Craft SeriesImprint:
Sally Milner PublishingISBN:
978 1 86351 341 8RRP:
How to Use This Book.
Chapter 1 Materials and Equipment.
Chapter 2 General Instructions.
Chapter 3 Individual Elements.
Chapter 4 Field Flowers; Dandelion and Buttercups; Honesty and Heartsease; Oriental Poppy and Cornflowers.
Chapter 5 Wild Life: Deer and Pear Tree; Owl Brooch; Parrot and Boysenberry Bush.
Chapter 6 Roundels: Pea Flower Roundel; Elizabethan Roundel with Bumble Bee; Elizabethan Roundel with Ladybird.
Chapter 7 Just Pansies: Individual Pansies: Gold/Purple Pansy; Gold/Yellow Pansy; Mauve Pansy/Viola; Orange Russet Pansy; Deep Red Pansy; Royal Purple Pansy; Violet/Purple Pansy; Single Pansy Brooch; Ring of Pansies; Pansy and Beetle.
Chapter 8 Fruits, Flowers and Insects: 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; Dragonfly and Berries; Hellebore, Berries and Dragonfly; Christmas Rose, Berries and Dragonfly (in white); Berries Brooch; Medieval Mirror Frame 1; Medieval Mirror Frame 2.
Chapter 9 Needlework Accessories and Gifts: Pin wheel; Thimble Pipkin; Scissors Scabbard; Needlebook; Embroidered Pouch; Walnut Pincushion; Stumpwork Name Brooch.
Bibliography and Further Reading.
How to Use This Book
Chapter 1 Materials and Equipment
Chapter 2 General Instructions
Chapter 3 Individual Elements
Chapter 4 Field Flowers
• Dandelion and Buttercups
• Honesty and Heartsease