Hooked Rug Portraits

Hooked Rug Portraits

by Anne-Marie Littenberg
     
 

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Littenberg teaches fellow rug hookers her techniques on how to hook faces to capture personalities and likenesses in wool, and how to design classic head shots and figures, profiles or front views, and the art of the self-portrait. Learn every step, from how to sketch your design, copy from a photograph, and transfer your design to linen, and how to add depth,… See more details below

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Littenberg teaches fellow rug hookers her techniques on how to hook faces to capture personalities and likenesses in wool, and how to design classic head shots and figures, profiles or front views, and the art of the self-portrait. Learn every step, from how to sketch your design, copy from a photograph, and transfer your design to linen, and how to add depth, dimension, and emotion through shading and lines. Valuable tips and tricks for rendering hair, noses, lips, cheeks, and eyes. Full-color photographs help explain how she captures the essence of children, teenagers, and older folks in hooked portraits.

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ISBN-13:
9781881982807
Publisher:
Stackpole Books
Publication date:
04/01/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
43 MB
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