EMBROIDERY: From Sketch to Stitch -by Pat Langford

By: Langford, Pat / Quilters' Resource Publications

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Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, 96 pages, packed with colour photos and b&w illustrations, ---"A visually satisfying exploration of the textual qualities of fabric and thread, paper, paint, crayons and dyes, interpreted in evocative embroidered portraits. The techniques and processes employed are described in a special section ---Pat Langford's embroideries are richly satisfying explorations of the textural qualities of fabric, thread, paper, paint, and crayons and dyes. In Embroidery from Sketch to Stitch, Langford interprets these qualities in evocative portraits of Australia's Flinders Range and Red Centre, gardens in New Zealand, fruits and flowers, and scenes from Great Britain, allowing readers a fascinating insight into the techniques and processes she employed in creating these masterpieces of embroidery."---contents include: The Flinders---Works on Fabric (1990); The Magic Tree; Valleys Beyond; Trees That Run Forever; How Can I Take In So Much?; Suggestions of Light; Journeys (1992); Reds of the Olgas; Timber Creek; Three Drawings; Pink Light at Waterfall; Spinifex Circle; Yolande's Windows; Kitchen Window; After the Party; Double Image; Deep Window; Through the Hatch; Corner of the Lounge Room; New Zealand's Gardens; Gay's Gardens; Decorative Bags; Harbours; Returning from York to Ely; The Jovial Crew; Hay Fever; The Rose Wall; Coloseum; Composite Panels; Top Hill at Kingsand; Calendula and Pale Poppies; Celebrations (1994); Roses for Her Seventy-fifth; Richard Grows Dahlias; Five Cushions; Through the Window at Whitby; Fremantle Arts Centre; Franz Joseph; Broken Branches; Fruit Platters; Onions; Torquay; Golden Images; Eastbourne; Cooindi; Exmoor; Sissinghurst; Techniques; Index,, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: EMBROIDERY: From Sketch to Stitch -by Pat Langford

Author Name: Langford, Pat / Quilters' Resource Publications

Illustrator: Photo Cover

Categories: Art,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Chicago, IL: Quilters' Resource Publications, 1996, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1996

ISBN Number: 0962905674

ISBN Number 13: 9780962905674

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Jacket Condition: Near Fine (see description)

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Seller ID: 151525

Keywords: EMBROIDERY: From Sketch to Stitch -by Pat Langford