Simply stitched rustic apples, buttoned quirky birds, beautiful bunnies, a family of teddy bears, cute cats, country dolls and homespun hearts are just some of the patterns in this book, all created with flair and originality by Anne-Pia. She also includes a fun range of Christmas angels and snowmen, a Father Christmas and a quilted wallhanging. Accompanied by illustrations, patterns and templates these charming projects and Anne's easy-to-follow- instructions make this book a must-have for anyone looking for unusual gift ideas, or something special for the home.
Anne-Pia presents a beautiful collection of country-style projects using traditional sewing techniques combined with fresh ideas and fabrics. Simply stitched rustic apples, buttoned quirky birds, bunnies, a family of teddy bears, cute cats, country dolls and homespun hearts are just some of the designs in this book, all created with flair and originality by Anne-Pia. The techniques, tools and materials are fully explained and there are patterns and diagrams for each project, including fine photographs and step-by-step instructions.* Fabrications *
A delightful collection of country themed gifts which would be welcomed by anyone. Cuddly rabbits with elegant outfits, perky chickens, snooty cats and lovable odd characters with carrot noses are some of the delightful creations to be found in this new book. There are lots of ideas and easy to follow instructions for creating your own farmyard full of quirky and lovable creatures. The author uses rustic themed fabrics in a tweedy and muted colour range in keeping with the theme to give an authentic touch to her creations. This is an ideal book for anyone who enjoys making gifts for friends and family, they would bring a smile to anyone's face.* Merseyside Embroiderer's Guild (megonline.co.uk) *
This is a really delightful book, lots of lovely animals to make that are whimsical, very much in vogue at the moment and would look lovely sitting on any windowsill/ shelf. The instructions are clear and easy to follow - super book. -"Jenny", Amazon customer* Customer *
Anne-Pia Godske Rasmussen is a well-known and successful textile artist, creating unique and charming dolls, bags, accessories and items for the home using a range of brightly coloured, distinctive fabrics. After studying pottery at art school she went on to develop her own designs in patchwork. Her designs are both beautiful and useful and her work has a neat finish, so they are as stunning viewed from the back as they are from the front. Anne-Pia lives and works in Denmark.
* 21 projects to choose from, all with clear, step-by-step instructions and gorgeous photographs.
* Includes techniques, tools, instructions, diagrams and patterns for each project.
* Beautiful, country-style projects include stitched apples, dolls, bears and cats as well as home decorations such as a quilted wall-hanging, angels to hang up and a Father Christmas.