This book concentrates on modern styles, while embracing traditional techniques, and will appeal to tatters of all ages.
In Tatting: Contemporaryn Designs from a Traditional Craft, Judith Connors has combined new approaches to tatting with traditional ones to create exciting new designs. This book concentrates on modern styles, while embracing traditional techniques, and will appeal to tatters of all ages. Judith takes you through the simple techniques of tatting, demonstrating with easy-to-follow instructions how to develop the skills to create wonderful tatted jewellery and other beautiful designs.
Judith explains the basic techniques of tatting, including central mock ring, split ring, pearl tatting and needle tatting. Each design is illustrated in full colour and includes handy tatting tips to improve your tatting. The great variety of designs means there will be something to appeal to everyone.
New approaches are combined with traditional ones in fifteen exciting projects, both two and three dimensional. In addition, the reader is shown tatting methods in clear diagrams and with explanatory texts. These are featured separately and the projects refer to them as necessary. The book offers readers the opportunity to understand and develop skills in this increasingly popular craft.* Workbox *