Do you ever ask yourself how can I be more creative? Or do you ever wish that you had the tools and confidence to develop exciting textile work that expresses your own creativity? If so, this inspiring book is for you. Whether you are a complete beginner, accomplished embroiderer, student or teacher, it will boost your skills, confidence and enthusiasm. Packed with ideas, suggestions, tips and techniques, it demystifies the whole process of developing and creating your own designs and stitched textiles. The authors, both renowned and experienced textile artists and teachers, take you on a step-by-step journey explaining the creative process from the very beginning. Discover how to find inspiration, gather source materials and choose a theme; develop original and creative designs using established elements and principles; explore traditional and contemporary fabrics and materials; experiment with a wide range of key techniques in hand and machine stitch; and turn your own ideas into successful stitched textile art. This book is the perfect resource for everyone interested in textile art who wants to be as creative as they can be.
Hardcover: 128 pages
Publisher: Batsford Ltd (15 Sep 2011)
Product Dimensions: 22.2 x 1.5 x 28.2 cm
|Quantity : Pack||Single|
|Books & DVDs : Subject||General|
|Books & DVDs : Medium||Textiles|
|Books & DVDs : Author/Artist||Julia Triston|