A Practical Guide to Decorative StumpworkBook - 1993
Raised embroidery - a craft form incorporating surface stitchery, needlelace and several other embroidery techniques - was enormously popular in the 17th century and has since enjoyed a revival. Compared with other types of embroidery which lend themselves to geometric patterns or to conveying nature, raised embroidery offers a medium for depicting human life.
Publisher: London : Merehurst, 1993.
Characteristics: 80 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
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