Stumpwork: Historical & Contemporary Raised Embroidery.

By: BEST, Muriel.

Price: £28.00

Quantity: 1 available


Rep. "The technique offers exciting possibilities to embroiderers wishing to produce contemporary stumpwork, and the author shows how to combine the techniques of the seventeenth century with modern design. Methods such as applique, canvas and calico slips, padding, stiffening with wire, making purling and wrapping are considered, and assembling figures and modelling in clay are also dealt with." 25.5cms x 19.5cms. Pp.120, some colour and many b/w illustrations throughout. Blue cloth, illustrated d/w has clear protective cover. VG/VG.

Title: Stumpwork: Historical & Contemporary Raised Embroidery.

Author Name: BEST, Muriel.

Categories: HANDICRAFT,

Publisher: London: B.T.Batsford Ltd,1990. 0713455721:

ISBN Number: 0713455721

ISBN Number 13: 9780713455724

Seller ID: 33887

Keywords: muriel best stumpwork historical contemporary raised embroidery sewing needlework needlecraft handicraft samplers caskets mirror frames pictures stitching applique purling wrapping canvas calico 33172 HANDICRAFT,