Organic Embroidery

Description

Renowned textile artist Meredith Woolnough creates replicas of nature using a delicate system of tiny stitches. Her artwork is breathtaking,and now for the first time Woolnough offers crafters and fiberartists a lesson in how to use the "organic embroidery" technique. Look behind the scenes of her art process, from the initialfieldwork sketching and research that inspires her designs, to theproduction of her ethereal embroidered sculptures. She guides you through 12 creativity-prompting activities to help you begin your own mastery of this method. As you learn to find your desired shape or pattern in nature, from sources like leaves, shells, or coral, then use your sewing machine to turn bits into exquisite art. You'll also enjoy dozens of inspirational photos of Woolnough's ownart pieces. Woolnough's instructions offer simple but highlyversatile techniques, and allow you space for your own creative approach.

Details

Author(s)
Meredith Woolnough
Format
Paperback | 176 pages
Dimensions
228 x 228 x 15.24mm | 632g
Publication date
28 Sep 2018
Publisher
Schiffer Publishing Ltd
Publication City/Country
Atglen, United States
Language
English
Illustrations note
170 colour photos
ISBN10
0764356135
ISBN13
9780764356131
Bestsellers rank
7,513