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The Embroiderer's Countryside

Helen M Stevens

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ISBN 10: 0715399454 / ISBN 13: 9780715399453
Published by David And Charles Ltd, 1992
Used Condition: Very Good + Hardcover
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Black boards with gold gilt lettering to spine. Unclipped DJ &pound16.99. 134pp. Wonderful colour illustrations throughout book. Rare to find in 1st print hardback, and in such great condition. Bookseller Inventory # 2130

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Title: The Embroiderer's Countryside

Publisher: David And Charles Ltd

Publication Date: 1992

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good +

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Embroidery artist Helen M. Stevens lives and works in the heart of the Suffolk countryside, which inspires her embroideries of wild animals, birds and flowers. This book reproduces in colour a collection of 75 examples of her work. The pictures reflect the changing countryside through the seasons - from morning dew on spring flowers to a squirrel amongst fallen leaves on the autumnal woodland floor. Gold and silver threads catch the glinting of sunlight on water and there are dragonflies and highly-coloured butterflies among the grasses and flowers. Portraits of birds of prey in flight are also featured. For emboiderers, there is detailed discussion of the techniques used, with a gradual progression from simple to more advanced forms, and information is included on the composition and design of wildlife embroideries.

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