Machine Embroidery: Inspirations from Australian Artists

Machine Embroidery: Inspirations from Australian Artists
Title: Machine Embroidery: Inspirations from Australian Artists
Author:
Kristen Dibbs
Description: Introducing 11 of Australia's foremost textile artists, discussing their work and revealing their sources of inspiration. 

Share the secrets of their favourite techniques, including silk-paper making, 'cram-jar' dyeing, thread painting, contemporary machine-lace making and bobbin work. Each artist has designed an exciting new project especially for this book.

If you love your sewing machine, you'll find this stimulating book essential reading.

No. of pages: 96pp
Cover type: Paperback
Trim size: 276 x 206mm
Colour type: Full colour
Series: Milner Craft Series
Imprint: Sally Milner Publishing
ISBN: 978 1 86351 297 8
RRP: A$9.99

Contents

Introduction.
The spirit of colour (Celia Player).
A unique and personal vision (Alvena Hall).
Drawing and dreaming (Cheryl Bridgart).
A practiced performer (Ken Smith).
A dedicated fabraholic (Kristen Dibbs). 
Stitching life (Annemieke Mein). 
Fashion and fantasy (Wendy Wright). 
A passionate commitment (Helen Lancaster). 
A collection of bright jewels (Judith Pinnell). 
Freeform sculptural fashion (Trudy Billingsley). 
Brilliant borders (Gabriella Verstraeten).
Glossary of methods and materials.
spirit colour unique personal vision drawing dreaming paracted performer dedicated fabraholic stitching life fashion fantasy passionate commitment collection bright jewels freeform sculptural fashion brilliant borders methods materials
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