Goldwork, the technique of embroidering with metal threads, has a long history. In its traditional form, as used on historical costumes and for the Church, goldwork has always been expensive and precious. But today, there are cheaper versions of metallic threads available and now anyone can create a glittering work of art. This guide presents a history of goldwork, helpful instructions on a multitude of different techniques, a chapter on embroidering for the Church, and guidance for the use of jewels, glass and stones. It demonstrates the craft of goldwork, with its many possibilities.
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Descripción Search Press, 1997. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería 0855327782
Descripción Search Press, 1997. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería P110855327782