Beginners will enjoy experimenting with thread colours, and the size and direction of the stitches and will have great fun building up a range of exciting effects.The more experienced will find satisfaction in recreating an original scene - a colourful summer garden, a field of poppies or a quiet landscape.
Alison Holt studied Fine Art, Textiles and Embroidery at Goldsmiths College, London where she experimented with many textile techniques before choosing machine embroidery as a medium. She started to explore her love of gardens and the countryside through embroidery, finding it the perfect vehicle to express the various textures and forms she finds so fascinating. She now teaches machine embroidery, silk painting and surface decoration and runs courses at her studio. She also works to commission, and exhibits her embroideries in Britain and America. Her work is sold to private collectors all over the world.Review:
Oct 06 ...another excellent reference book for machine embroiderers who want to learn about composing, painting and stitching still life designs. Sample projects are included to help the reader practice the techniques. SEWING WORLD
Descrizione libro Search Press, 2001. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0855329173
Descrizione libro Search Press, 2001. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0855329173
Descrizione libro Search Press, 2001. Condizione libro: new. Shiny and new! Expect delivery in 2-3 weeks. Codice libro della libreria 9780855329174-1
Descrizione libro Search Press, 2001. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110855329173
Descrizione libro Search Press. PAPERBACK. Condizione libro: New. 0855329173 New Condition. Codice libro della libreria NEW6.0545923