Helen M. Stevens' Embroidered Butterflies PDF ePub eBook

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Helen M. Stevens' Embroidered Butterflies free pdf In Embroidered Butterflies, the second title in the Masterclass Embroidery Series, Helen shares her secrets of how to achieve incredible effects in pure silk thread. In five fascinating chapters she explores a variety of butterflies united by a shared habitat from country gardens and hedgerows to woods and copses. Each chapter culminates in a masterclass project: a colour template is provided for five original designs from a simple study of brimstone and orange butterflies to capturing the more elaborate wing pattern of tortoiseshells, Easy to follow step-by-step photographs illustrate the working, in progress, of the designs to ensure that perfect results are achievable. Finally, a basic technique section gives valuable advice on choosing threads and fabrics, the transfer of templates, guidance on silk shading and the working of all of Helen's most popular stitches, to guarantee that this becomes the essential guide to creating embroidered butterfly studies.

About Helen M. Stevens

Helen M. Stevans has become an internationally acclaimed embroiderer since opening her studio, True Embroideries, in 1981. She lectures extensively and has her unique work in collections throughout the UK and overseas. Helen has published five books previously with David

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Author : Helen M. Stevens
Publisher : David
Data Published : 24 September 2004
ISBN : 0715319019
EAN : 9780715319017
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 96 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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