Crewel Creatures

Fresh Ideas for Jacobean Embroidery

180109
Hazel Blomkamp

Description

Hazel Blomkamp introduces needleworkers to the beautiful, exotic creatures found in the African wild. Using the Jacobean embroidery style for which she is well known, and incorporating the subtle influence of the fractal designs found in zentangle art, Hazel also brings beads and other three-dimensional elements into her designs to capture the stunning and colourful art that is traditionally associated with Africa.

Those new to Hazels work will find the essential crewel stitches, needle-lace and needle-weaving techniques needed in an easy-to-follow how-to section and stitch gallery inside the book, and all embroiderers will be impressed by the wealth of design ideas and inspiration she has to offer.

With every project, step-by-step instructions and gorgeous photographs are included, along with a template of the design. All the projects are stitched and embellished on natural coloured linen, making them not only perfect for framing for display but also wonderfully economical for embroiderers to work on.

Details

  • Format
    Paperback
  • Pages
    160
  • Dimensions
    260 x 195 mm
  • ISBN
    9781782215257
  • Code
    180109
  • Status
    In stock for immediate dispatch
Regular Price
$42.99
Our Price
$39.99