Embroidery Illusions

Embroidery Illusions
Title: Embroidery Illusions
Author:
Gary Clarke
Description: Gary Clarke has mastered organza work with fabulous style and ease. This title features 20 projects and additional designs for the reader to work. The subjects vary from fish, flowers, landscapes, nursery rhymes, fruit, lilies, birds, houses, Little Bo Peep and much more. Gary has covered general organza instructions, framing, mounting, threads, fabric, and needle stitches. 

The instructions for each design include watercolour paintings, and line drawings. Each design has been worked in a different style, yet all could be worked in any one style, such as traditional satin stitch, couching, beading, cross stitch, stumpwork, appliqué and many more. 

Gary has presented a beautiful colour book that will both thrill and inspire all embroiderers. This breath taking title has a little something for everyone.

No. of pages: 192
Cover type: Hardback
Trim size: 280 x 210mm
Colour type: Full colour
Series: Milner Craft Series
Imprint: Sally Milner Publishing
ISBN: 978 1 86351 304 3
RRP: A$29.99

Contents

Introduction.
Stitch glossary: Special effects from stitch variations. 
Materials and techniques: Threads; Organza fabrics; Frames; Transferring the design; Design notes; Putting the work together. 
Grand old oak. 
Golden magnolia. 
Seahorse. 
Lily. 
Rose cottage. 
Blackberries. 
Beaded passionfruit. 
Agapanthus. 
The Lovely Wren. 
Japanese plum blossom. 
Passionflower. 
Sweet peas. 
Monkey. 
Indian elephant. 
Little Bo Peep. 
Butterfly. 
Christmas tree. 
Christmas angel. 
Tree ferns. 
Peacock feather. 
Design Suggestions.
Distributors.
Stitch glossary Materials techniques Threads fabrics Frames Transferring designs Grand old oak Golden magnolia Seahorse Lily Rose cottage Blackberries Beaded passionfruit Agapanthus Lovely Wren Japanese plum blossom Passionflower
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