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An Introduction to Crewel Embroidery By Mave Glenny

An Introduction to Crewel Embroidery by Mave Glenny

Condition - Very Good
$20,49
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Summary

An introductory guide to the techniques and stitches, this text includes an explanation of the history of the craft crewel work and the basic steps involved in starting out. There is also special advice on use of colour and backgrounds to offset the embroidery.

An Introduction to Crewel Embroidery Summary

An Introduction to Crewel Embroidery by Mave Glenny

Crewel work is a traditional form of embroidery using woollen yarn, which has been used for about five centuries. An introductory guide to the techniques and stitches, this text includes an explanation of the history of the craft by the author and the basic steps involved in starting out. There is also special advice on use of colour and backgrounds to offset the embroidery. There are ten traditional and eight contemporary project designs in this book, including samplers, cushion covers, a firescreen, writing pad case, placement and tablecloth, a galleon picture and needlework organiser. Each is fully illustrated with patterns and colour photography and details of thread colours.

Additional information

GOR001232806
9781861080844
1861080840
An Introduction to Crewel Embroidery by Mave Glenny
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd
1998-06-13
112
N/A
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