Needle Painting Embroidery Fresh Ideas : Needle Painting Embroidery Fresh Ideas
Publication Date: 4 October 2011
Renowned embroiderer Trish Burr passes her creative secrets on to stitchers--especially beginners--who want to take their needle painting skills to the next level. In 15 projects organized in three levels, from novice to intermediate, Trish provides expert, easy-to-follow guidance on techniques for surface stitching that provide subtle shadings and a soft, paintlike blending of colors.
Sections on materials, the long and short stitch, and helpful practice motifs lead to gorgeous projects like Burgundy Rosebuds, a Wild Pansy, and a Racquet-tailed Roller.
About the Author
Trish Burr is the author of the highly successful and beautiful books "Redoute's Finest Flowers in Embroidery" (2002), "Long and Short Stitch Embroidery: A Collection of Flowers" (2006), and "Crewel & Surface Embroidery-Inspirational Floral Designs" (2008), all published by Sally Milner Publishing.