Mastering the Art of Embroidery: Tutorials, Techniques, and Modern Applications

Mastering the Art of Embroidery: Tutorials, Techniques, and Modern Applications

by Sophie Long
     
 

Embroidery is back in a big way! This comprehensive guide covers everything readers need to know with 30 illustrated, step-by-step tutorials for all the essential techniques, plus a section on digital and free-motion machine embroidery. More than 500 color images showcase a range of contemporary applications alongside inspiring artist profiles, a dictionary of

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Overview

Embroidery is back in a big way! This comprehensive guide covers everything readers need to know with 30 illustrated, step-by-step tutorials for all the essential techniques, plus a section on digital and free-motion machine embroidery. More than 500 color images showcase a range of contemporary applications alongside inspiring artist profiles, a dictionary of embroidery stitches, and sections on other needlecrafts such as crewel, appliqué, and cross-stitch. Mastering the Art of Embroidery is the new go-to resource for crafters of all skill levels to keep on their bookshelf.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781452109633
Publisher:
Chronicle Books LLC
Publication date:
02/26/2013
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
298,302
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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Meet the Author

Sophie Long had the honor of embroidering the much-publicized wedding dress of Kate Middleton for her marriage to Prince William. A graduate of the Royal School of Needlework, Long now works as a freelance hand embroiderer and teacher.

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