Filling a canvas with elegant needlepoint is made easier with this go-to reference for crafters seeking basic knowledge of frames, techniques, needle threading and embellishments. Fifty-two stitches, photographs, diagrams, and a section depicting the ways to use the stitches to design new pieces are included in this volume directed at all skill levels. With illustrations of straight, cross, pile, leaf, and many other stitches, beginners and experts alike will find valuable instructions for basic and decorative work.
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Susan Higginson is a lifelong crafter who has taught needlepoint for more than 20 years. She is the author of The Book of Needlepoint Stitches, Needlepoint Miniatures, and Your House in Needlepoint.Review:
"If you think that canvas embroidery begins and ends with tent stitch and cross-stitch, then you need this book." —Myshelf.com
"Lots of useful information about materials and techniques." —Merseyside Embroiderers Guild
"This handy reference guide will help with every aspect of this art." —Sew Today
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Book Description Search Press, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111844480968
Book Description Search Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1844480968 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0771823