Dreamscapes in Ribbon Embroidery and Stumpwork

The book explains how designs printed on fabric are enhanced by several creative embroidery techniques using ribbon and thread.

Author: Di Van Niekerk

Publisher: Search PressLtd

ISBN: 9781844481606

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

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Four beautiful paintings turned into embroidery masterpieces by Di van Niekerk, one of the country's foremost ribbon and thread artists. The book explains how designs printed on fabric are enhanced by several creative embroidery techniques using ribbon and thread. In addition to a wide variety of surface stitches, both the traditional and modern versions, techniques include trapunto, needlelace, padded shapes, tassel-making, wired and detached shapes, using glitter, new ideas for flowers and grass, making interesting trees, and much more. A stitch glossary featuring more than 60 fully illustrated stitches makes this an excellent reference guide too. The exquisite embroidered designs showcase the author's phenomenal talent and will inspire even the most reluctant needleworker to start stitching.

Ribbon Embroidery and Stumpwork

This book is a must for all lovers of ribbon embroidery and stumpwork. It is suitable for first-time embroiderers as well as those who wish to learn brand new techniques. It is unique in its combination of ribbon embroidery and stumpwork.

Author: Di Van Niekerk

Publisher: Search PressLtd

ISBN: 9781844480906

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 997

This book is a must for all lovers of ribbon embroidery and stumpwork. It is suitable for first-time embroiderers as well as those who wish to learn brand new techniques. It is unique in its combination of ribbon embroidery and stumpwork. The twelve panels are each individually explained with step-by-step photographs and instructions, including a comprehensive guide to all needles, thread and ribbon required.

A Perfect World in Ribbon Embroidery Stumpwork

This book is a must for all ribbon embroidery and stumpwork enthusiasts.

Author: Di Van Niekerk

Publisher: Search PressLtd

ISBN: 9781844482313

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 434

This book is a must for all ribbon embroidery and stumpwork enthusiasts. A substantial 160 page book, it is packed with new ideas and techniques that will appeal not only to all embroiderers, but also to other crafters such as quilters, knitters, fabric painters, scrapbookers or home decor enthusiasts. Included in each panel are innovative ideas for a variety of crafts. More and more crafters are wishing to learn how to combine ribbon embroidery and especially stumpwork with their crafts to make their own distinctive work of art and this book will help you do just that! The original watercolor design is by South African botanical artist, Verde. There are 17 panels in the magnificent sampler and 60 different elements in the design with a clear stitch gallery to guide you. Flowers and creatures from all over the world, many of them never having been done before, are included in the sampler, so there is something for everyone. The embroidery for each element is shown step-by-step with clear and beautiful photographs.

Cicely Mary Barker s Flower Fairies in Ribbon Embroidery Stumpwork

Cicely Mary Barker's beautiful and beloved Flower Fairies™ have enchanted children and adults since their introduction more than 85 years ago.

Author: Di Van Niekerk

Publisher: Search PressLtd

ISBN: 9781844484300

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 152

View: 213

Cicely Mary Barker's flower fairies are an enduring vision of elegance and beauty. In this book, five of her beautiful fairies are translated into ribbon and stumpwork embroideries.

Embroidered Alphabets

Offering 26 gorgeous monograms in ribbon embroidery and the instructions for applying them to quilts, toys, journals, cards, and home decor pieces, each step-by-step demonstration in this manual instructs crafters on basic techniques, ...

Author: Di Van Niekerk

Publisher: Search PressLtd

ISBN: 9781844484461

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 469

Offering 26 gorgeous monograms in ribbon embroidery and the instructions for applying them to quilts, toys, journals, cards, and home decor pieces, each step-by-step demonstration in this manual instructs crafters on basic techniques, accompanied by easy-to-follow diagrams and close-up photography that promotes minute details. In this highly versatile guide, each letter is beautifully reproduced in watercolor and clear instructions for transferring the painted designs onto fabric are included. Numerous designs?from embroidered cards, plaques, and boxes to journals and baby clothes?offer crafters an almost limitless scope for creating personalized gifts for baby showers, birthdays, wedding parties, and anniversaries.

Little Flowers in Silk and Organza Ribbon

This irresistible step-by-step project book is all about making little flowers in silk and organza ribbon.

Author: Di Van Niekerk

Publisher: Search PressLtd

ISBN: 9781782211044

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 427

This irresistible step-by-step project book is all about making little flowers in silk and organza ribbon. Using combination of thread, ribbon embroidery, stumpwork and other techniques, you can produce sweet strawberry blossoms, delightful daffodils, a ring of daisies, magnificent wild roses, chamomiles and poppies in 3D, with butterslies and ladybirds, and so much more.

The Needlepoint Book

Turpin-Delport, Leslie, and Nikki Delport-Wepener. Embroidered Flora & Fauna.
Tunbridge Wells, UK: Search Press, 2007. Van Niekerk, Di. Dreamscapes: In
Ribbon Embroidery and Stumpwork. Tunbridge Wells, UK: Search Press, 2006.

Author: Jo Ippolito Christensen

Publisher: Touchstone

ISBN: 1476754098

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 560

View: 278

Now in paperback, The Needlepoint Book is the only needlework guide you’ll ever need—now including 436 stitches and 1,680 illustrations. Since its original publication in 1976, The Needlepoint Book has become known as the bible for all stitching enthusiasts—the one resource for every needlepoint aficionado. Whether you’re new to the craft or have been practicing for years, this guide covers your sewing journey from inspiration to achievement with specific guidelines on how to make the painted canvas yours. Featuring all-new projects and stitch patterns for every level of expertise, you will learn practical skills, such as how to: -Choose your project with purpose -Tell its story with stitches and fibers -Create mood with color and texture -Fill that blank background -Select and use embellishments such as beads and sequins Included in this revised and expanded edition is a crash course on how to use new fibers; updated information on materials, as well as how to work with and care for them; dozens of new stitches; and diagrams and stitch guides for select projects included in the book. Also featured are thirty-two pages of color photographs with all-new projects; dozens of new stitches explained with photos and drawings; and a new ribbon stitch chapter. The Needlepoint Book is the one book to own on the topic. In one comprehensive volume, it has everything you'll need to create your own artistic, high-quality heirloom.

Embroidered Knot Gardens

Specialist techniques and simple instructions combine in this practical guide that inspires the reader to create their own textured, three-dimensional designs on canvas.

Author: Owen Davies

Publisher: Anova Books

ISBN: 9780713489668

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 151

Master the textures and shapes of topiary, hedges, walls, paths and water features, to produce beautiful miniature gardens that are blooming with flowers and bursting with colour. Specialist techniques and simple instructions combine in this practical guide that inspires the reader to create their own textured, three-dimensional designs on canvas. From the spectacular reds, browns and burnished gold of autumn to the vibrant greens and refreshing blues of spring, these exquisite embroidered gardens encompass a variety of styles and historical periods – there is a design here to suit all tastes and abilities. Step-by-step instructions guide the reader through the appropriate stitches and techniques needed to achieve these stunning effects. The techniques covered include canvas stitches, stump work, ribbon embroidery, knitting and wire work, each one is easy to follow and fully illustrated with detailed line drawings.

A Z of Ribbon Embroidery

For a complete list of all our books see www.searchpress.com A - Z of RIBBON
EMBROIDERY Sin SEARCH PRESS First ... A - Z of Embroidery Stitches 978-1-
78221-161-7 A - Z of Embroidered Motifs 978-1-78221-167-9 A - Z of Stumpwork
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Author: Country Bumpkin

Publisher: SearchPress+ORM

ISBN: 178126435X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 132

View: 117

A complete guide for ribbon embroiderers of all skill levels—whether you’re just starting or looking to step things up—with 40+ fabulous designs. The appeal of ribbon embroidery is timeless, and thousands of embroiderers have been captivated by its ease of use and fabulous results. In A–Z of Ribbon Embroidery,you will find every stitch and technique fully explained with step-by-step photographs and clear instructions. Accomplished embroiderers have compiled advice on choosing ribbons, fabrics, needles and frames, as well as a host of other hints and tips. There are forty exquisite designs with full detail provided on the materials and stitches used for every element and a helpful Ribbon Embroidery Index directing you to the appropriate step-by-steps for each technique. Templates, a pattern key and a comprehensive index make this a must-have manual for anyone wanting to learn or brush up on ribbon embroidery skills. Praise for the series “The A–Z series has truly stood the test of time and remains one of the most comprehensive, easy-to-use guides available to embroidery, knitting, and crochet.” —Kathy Troup, Editor, Stitch magazine

Embroidery Techniques Using Space Dyed Threads

New ways are always found to enhance age-old techniques, and the use of space-dyed threads is one of these. For this book the author chose those embroidery styles that work particularly well with these exquisite threads.

Author: Via Laurie

Publisher: Search PressLtd

ISBN: 9781844483402

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 377

"Space-dyed threads offer exciting design possibilities with their beautiful, subtle colour changes. This lavishly illustrated book contains a selection of stunning projects and ten traditional embroidery techniques, including goldwork, stumpwork, ribbon embroidery and canvas-work. It also includes templates and diagrams for each project and a comprehensive stitch gallery."--Back cover.

A Z of Embroidered Flowers

Garden enthusiasts and embroidery lovers alike will enjoy poring over this handy guide for inspiration on how to replicate their favourite floral bouquets using needle, thread and plenty of creativity.

Author:

Publisher: Search Press(UK)

ISBN: 9781782211686

Category: Embroidery

Page: 132

View: 144

This intricate A-Z guide to embroidered flowers provides inspiration on recreating blooms and buds from Alyssum to Zinnia, with clear step-by-step instructions, guidance on stitches and threads and tidbits of trivia about the flowers themselves.

Ribbonwork Embroidery

This book will take you on a creative journey through ribbon embroidery stitches,
surface stitches used in ribbon embroidery, stumpwork (raised embroidery) and
goldwork (metal thread embroidery) techniques that utilize silk ribbons.

Author: Sophie Long

Publisher: The Crowood Press

ISBN: 1785002538

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 300

View: 170

Ribbon embroidery is a simple, beautiful and versatile technique that dates back to the seventeenth century. This book brings it up to date with fresh instruction on floral classics, as well as stunning contemporary designs. With over 400 colour step-by-step photographs to guide the reader through each stitch, Ribbonwork Embroidery demonstrates the speed and simplicity of ribbonwork, and explains how it can be combined with other techniques to add detail and depth to a piece of embroidery. Step-by-step photographs guide the reader through each stitch, and detailed instructions explain how ribbonwork can be combined with a range of other techniques. Help and advice is provided throughout on working with silk ribbons and projects demonstrate how to use the stitches in designs. There are ideas for creating using pieces and advice on displaying embroidery. Beautifully illustrated with 436 colour step-by-step photographs.

Creative Embroidery

The original designs and projects in this book have been tailor-made to showcase both these exquisite threads and the embroidery styles, from the opulence of goldwork to the simplicity of ribbon embroidery.

Author: Via Laurie

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781919992600

Category: Embroidery

Page: 128

View: 531

Embroidery is an evergreen needlecraft with new ways being developed to enhance age-old techniques. The use of space-dyed threads is one such technique. The original designs and projects in this book have been tailor-made to showcase both these exquisite threads and the embroidery styles, from the opulence of goldwork to the simplicity of ribbon embroidery. Also included are blackwork, casalguidi, canvas work, crazy patchwork, hardanger and stumpwork. Lavishly illustrated with full-page pictures of every completed project Step by step instructions and photographs Ttemplates, graphs and diagrams for every graded design Illustrated stitch gallery. A book that will have universal appeal among embroiderers of all ages and skill levels.

The African Book Publishing Record

Author: Carl Friedrich Keil

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Africa

Page:

View: 302


Piecework

Projects featuring cross - stitch , knitting , embroidery , quilting , and crocheting -
as well as other textile arts are ... Quilts of Bengal JULY 1997 $ 4.95 NOVEMBER
1993 $ 4.00 Ribbonwork , Summer Hat , Hmong / Amish Quilts Stumpwork , Irish
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Category: Fancy work

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Library Journal

Splendid Silk King , host of the PBS series Sewing commercial placemats make
imaginative Ribbon Embroidery ... Balosky does not claim master quilter staterns
with a social history of the time , Stumpwork Embroidery : A Collection tus — she
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Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.

The Journal for Weavers Spinners Dyers

It has made me borrow a bead - loom and get out my thirty year old collection of
beads . Penny McGregor ( Ceredigion Guild ) Ribbon Embroidery and
Stumpwork Di van Niekerk Search Press ( 2005 ) Originally published in South
Africa by ...

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Category: Dyes and dyeing

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Hand Sewn by Machine

After revolutionizing ribbon embroidery by translating it to a sewing machine
technique , authors Marie Duncan and Betty ... Whether you start with a main
project , such as the skillful stumpwork wall hanging , or a quick project like
cocktail ...

Author: Marie Duncan

Publisher: Krause Publications Incorporated

ISBN: 9780873417990

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 531

Traditional hand-sewing techniques such as crochet, embroidery, lace-making can be replicated using a sewing machine. This instruction book has 50 projects.

Textiles Bibliography

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SUPERLCCS Schedule T Technology

... embroidery Couching Counted thread embroidery Crewelwork Cross - stitch
Fagoting Hedebo embroidery Huckaback Metal thread embroidery Shisha mirror
embroidery Silk ribbon embroidery Stump work White work Appliqué Drawnwork
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Author: Thomson Gale

Publisher: Gale Cengage

ISBN: 9780787685089

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 506

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