Chinese Embroidery

An Illustrated Stitch Guide
Shao Xiaocheng

Description

Embroidery in China is a true art form, one that has been practiced for over 2000 years. In Chinese Embroidery, you'll discover everything from the history of the art to the different schools during different ages and their styles to knowledge about selection, collection and preservation of embroidered articles.

The book contains over 200 full-colour photos of works and step-by-step guides – all of which help to explain and analyse over 20 kinds of needlework and teach comprehensive application of these basic skills. Learn about the pattern-oriented art and traditional culture of China at the same time as you master the embroidery craftsmanship unique to China.

Details

  • Format
    Paperback
  • Pages
    168
  • Size
    260 x 185mm
  • Publisher
    Better Link Press
  • ISBN
    9781602201590
Status
In stock for immediate dispatch
Stock Code
180921
Our Price
$29.99