Helen M Stevens Embroiderer's Countryside

Helen M Stevens Embroiderer's Countryside

by Helen M Stevens
     
 

This new edition of Helen M. Stevens' first and most successful embroidery book provides readers with the opportunity to recreate four original embroidery pieces for themselves. Helen depicts the natural beauty of the countryside using pure silk embroidery threads to capture spring hedgerows, the woodland floor, riverbanks and summer meadows with breath-taking

Overview

This new edition of Helen M. Stevens' first and most successful embroidery book provides readers with the opportunity to recreate four original embroidery pieces for themselves. Helen depicts the natural beauty of the countryside using pure silk embroidery threads to capture spring hedgerows, the woodland floor, riverbanks and summer meadows with breath-taking realism. Each delightful scene is accompanied by a full discussion of stitching techniques plus stunning photographs, making this book the perfect guide for nature-loving embroiderers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780715328590
Publisher:
F+W Media
Publication date:
10/03/2008
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.60(d)

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Meet the Author


Helen M. Stevens has become an internationally acclaimed embroiderer since opening her studio, True Embroideries, in 1981. She lectures and has her unique work in collections throughout the world. She has written 11 books for David & Charles.

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