Embroidery from an English garden $ 53.50
Here is a collection of 15 colourful projects with detailed step by step clear instructions in surface embroidery, flowers and fruits of English garden. The book combines surface embroidery techniques with traditional designs in an exciting depth and other realistic effects which will delight and instruct all levels of experience
Long and short stitch embroidery $55.00
Trish Burr Has selected beautiful flowers and interpreted them in her own unique style to present a stunning collection of embroideries. Mediculous in detail, these flowers are brought to life by the use of simple stitches. With clear step-by-step instructions and full templates , this book includes everything you ever wanted to know about long and short stitch embroidery.
RBN: Silk Shading $25.00
The third book of the series of the Royal School of Needlework. An excellent reference and guide for embroiderers. Begins with a brief history on silk shading. Then comes a nice “materials” section with tips on different types of fabric that can effectively used for silk shading, as well as tips on backing your fabric. An extensive bit on transferring the design. The author discusses basic rules, focal points, grounding objects, and the use of negative space. Color planning, tonal references, stitch direction, and stitching order.
Traditional Japanese Embroidery$25.00
Julia D. gray
Here Julia shares her passion for this exquisite craft, revealing her in-depth knowledge of the silk and symbolism involved. detailed instructions reveal the intricacies of the working with silk thread and silk fabric, clear step-by-step photographs show how to create beautiful embroidery inspired by the four seasons.