Practical Folk Art: Create Beautiful and Decorative Pieces in the Folk Art Tradition, with 35 Projects

Practical Folk Art: Create Beautiful and Decorative Pieces in the Folk Art Tradition, with 35 Projects

by Stewart and Sally Walton, Steve Tanner
     
 

A historical and practical exploration of folk art, including interior decoration and needlecraft ideas, illustrated with 300 inspirational photographs, Includes all kinds of projects from traditional quilts and hooked rugs to embellished walls and furniture, using crafts such as wood carving and punched tinware, Learn how to use original techniques to cut or

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A historical and practical exploration of folk art, including interior decoration and needlecraft ideas, illustrated with 300 inspirational photographs, Includes all kinds of projects from traditional quilts and hooked rugs to embellished walls and furniture, using crafts such as wood carving and punched tinware, Learn how to use original techniques to cut or pierce tin, sew beautiful samplers and bed covers, appliqué fabrics or paint wooden items, and create stunningly simple pattern motifs for surfaces around the home, Make a painted sewing box, chair or bridal chest; sew an alphabet cot quilt, a cushion cover or a cross stitch pincushion; or create a carved wooden spoon rack or rocking cradle

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781908991362
Publisher:
Anness Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
09/07/2014
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 8.20(h) x 2.20(d)

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