Hand Sewing eBook

This inspiring eBook is where cloth, stitch, and texture meet handstitching! Get ready to be amazed by a gorgeous showcasing of handwork.
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This is where cloth, stitch, and texture meet handstitching. Join textile artists from around the world who share a passion for exploring the endless permutations carefully placed hand stitches can achieve.
 
Adding design elements that incorporate techniques such as embroidery, felting, and weaving is a time-honored tradition that has been turned on its head by contemporary fiber artists. This eBook provides examples of handwork from many different traditions, and will surely entice fiber artists enthusiasts of all skill levels to pull out your needles and thread. 
 
You’ll be surprised at the many ways your quilts can be enhanced by a humble needle and a spool of thread.
 
Explore:
 
• Embroidery
• Embellishment
• Woven fibers
• Creative stitching
 
Get ready to gain a world of inspiration from multiple techniques—all found in this one exceptional resource.

SKU: EP6096

Format: eBook

Table of Contents
3 Spectrum: Eyelets and French Knots
Add to your repertoire of stitches
by Julia Caprara
8 Needle-Felted Foundations for Stitch
Create a unique fiber to adorn
by Janet A. Lasher
13 Spectrum: Making a Textile Surface
Fabric threaded, woven, and stitched
by Julia Caprara
17 Weaving a Cloth Base
The quilt as a canvas
by Jude Hill
23 Stitching from the Soul
Layering the past & present
by Victoria Gertenbach
28 Quiltlets
Sketches on Fabric
by Jane LaFazio
32 Fun with Silk Rods, Cocoons, and Bark
by Stef Francis
38 Making ‘Boro Bobbles’ from Leftover Fabrics
A fun, fanciful use for your scraps
by Victoria Gertenbach
41 Beaded Wool Gems
Exploring felted embellishments
by Rose Hughes
43 Felted & Stitched Ornaments
Colorful felted wool ornaments
by Judy Coates Perez
Plus a bonus article!
46 On Display: The Works of Swedish Quilter Ulva Ugerup
by Charlotte Yde

SKU: EP6096

Format: eBook