Paper, Metal And Stitch

Author: Maggie Grey & Jane Wild
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Barcode 9780713489187
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Description

With the number and variety of surfaces used for embroidery and textile art expanding, this is a timely book that concentrates on two of the key new materials now incorporated into textiles: paper and metal.
Paper is of great interest to embroiderers. It can be used as a base for a variety of techniques and to enhance and embellish work. It can be manipulated, cut, torn, stitched, and moulded into any shape or form. You can add colour, texture and metallic effects.
Metal has long been associated with stitch in the form of metal thread embroidery, but new sources of metal are available, such as metal shim