This is a book for embroiderers who are interested in developing new and exciting surfaces for stitch. In eight main sections, materials such as polythene and cellophane, as well as fibrous films, adhesive webbing, foams and puff paint, are combined with fabric and thread to provide innovative and inspirational work. The book covers: various techniques, including fusing and bonding, laminating and layering, manipulating and moulding 'recipe' format with clear step-by-step explanations of the various processes ideas for further extending and developing skills a 'Stitch Reference' section providing detailed guidance on the stitching techniques
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(276mm x 213mm x 10mm)
Publisher: Pavilion Books
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Author Biography - Gwen Hedley
Gwen Hedley is an author, teacher and embroidererf who exhibits widely. Her work is seen in private collections in the UK and abroad and has featured in many publications, including The World of Embroidery. She is a member of The Society of Designer-Craftsmen and The Practical Study Group. Gwen lives in Chalfont St. Peter, Buckinghamshire.