Moyra McNeill Drawn Thread Embroidery

ISBN 13: 9780713455977

Drawn Thread Embroidery

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9780713455977: Drawn Thread Embroidery

Drawn thread work is a form of decorative embroidery that has been practised for many centuries. Traditionally worked on fine linen, it achieves its effect through the contrast of open and closed areas created by removing threads from the fabric. In this study, the author has borne in mind the traditional aspects of the craft, but also pays attention to the exciting and experimental innovations of recent years. An introductory section explains the foundations of drawn thread work, how to withdraw stitches and secure ends. Different stitch types and various borders are then examined, illustrated with line drawings and photographs throughout. As well as basic techniques such as ladder and zigzag hems, more experimental styles, including working with colour and weaving with fabric strips, provide plenty of new design ideas. Chapters on the many thread techniques - needleweaving, reticella, Russian drawn ground, Hedebo and Hardanger - continue the exploration of both new and old approaches. A final section on experimental machine work provides many new ideas for modern embroidery.

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Moyra McNeill trained as an embroiderer and is enthusiastic about 'traditional' techniques, allied to modern design and purpose. Drawn Thread Embroidery is her sixth book following this theme. She has taught adults over a period of many years and has served as a City and Guilds examiner, tutor and assessor. She is a practising embroiderer exhibiting regularly and working to commission. Moyra lives in West Wickham, Kent.

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ISBN 10: 0713455977 ISBN 13: 9780713455977
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Descripción 1989. Hard Cover. Estado de conservación: New. new copy, may have slight shelf wear, ready for immediate despatch. Nº de ref. de la librería 001671

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