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Stumpwork dragonflies

  • 96 Pages
  • 0.17 MB
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  • English
by
Sally Milner, Windsor , Burra Creek, N.S.W, Garsington
Stump work., Dragonf
StatementJane Nicholas.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTT778.S75 N53 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3997003M
ISBN 101863512624
LC Control Number2001339502
OCLC/WorldCa44932521

Stumpwork, a curious term invented by needlework historians, refers to three-dimensional stitchery mounted on a fabric background. Nicholas, the author of several books on stumpwork, indulges her love of nature in this book devoted to needlework dragonflies formed from a /5(43).

Stumpwork, a curious term invented by needlework historians, refers to three-dimensional stitchery mounted on a fabric background. Nicholas, the author of several books on stumpwork, indulges her love of nature in this book devoted to needlework dragonflies formed from a variety of threads, beads, and delicate : Jane Nicholas.

Stumpwork Dragonflies book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. “Nicholas indulges her love of nature in this book devoted t /5. Stumpwork Dragonflies Embroidery By Jane Nicholas I'm cleaning house.

Take advantage!!. PayPal only. Immediate payment is appreciated. Your purchase will be shipped the following business day. Smoke free home but I do have lovely furbabies. ">Thanks for Rating: % positive. Now the secrets of stumpwork are revealed through eight beautiful floral projects, all inspired by the 16th-century illuminated Book of Hours created by Jean Bourdichon for Anne of Brittany.

The embroideries include “Corncockle and Dragonfly,” “Snowdrop and Cranefly,” and the lovely “Venus’ Looking Glass and Bumble-bee.”. Stumpwork Dragonflies, is an arts and crafts book about embroidery. It is not a book about dragonflies. Don't buy this book if you are interested in the insects.

If Stumpwork dragonflies book are interested in embroidery I'm sure it is a fine Stumpwork dragonflies book Buy Stumpwork Dragonflies (Sally Milner Craft Series) by Jane Nicholas (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(38). I would be honored. That was why I placed it online for people to see how easy it is to stumpwork. I also recomend any of Jane Nicolas's books.

I love them all especially the Stumpwork dragonflies. Delete. This book is Number 5 and combines her first two books namely Book 1 Stumpwork Embroidery - A Collection of Fruits, Flowers and Insects, and Book 2 Stumpwork Embroidery - Designs and Projects. I don't have either of those two books so don't know if they are reproduced in their entirity or slightly edited/5(57).

This book is Number 5 and combines her first two books namely Book 1 Stumpwork Embroidery - A Collection of Fruits, Flowers and Insects, and Book 2 Stumpwork Embroidery - Designs and Projects. I don't have either of those two books so don't know if they are Reviews: The dragonfly's elegant and unique shape, fragile iridescent wings, mystical beadlike eyes, and shimmering colors have fascinated needleworkers for centuries - and no form of stitchery captures its textures, vivid pigments, and dimensionality better than stumpwork.

These magnificent designs take their inspiration from embroidery done as far back as the 16th century and from throughout the world.4/5(3).

How to sew stumpwork dragonfly Basically, I’ve worked out how to do the head, body, and tail and the first thing to do was to ignore the instructions that came with the kit which, in part, were: It seemed to me that this working plan was not only biologically inaccurate – the written part described [ ].

Stumpwork Dragonflies by Jane Nicholas,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(28). This week I explored Jane Nicholas' Dragonflies book.

All of Jane's stumpwork books are fabulous but I chose this one because it houses the design and instructions for this week's charm. This week's charm is not my own design. Because of all of the supplies needed for stumpwork, I decided to work on a unfinished piece of Jane Nicholas' design.

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Learn how to create these beautiful, delicate creatures in stumpwork embroidery using a variety of materials and techniques. There are comprehensive instructions and step-by-step illustrations for working a stumpwork dragonfly, three dragonfly projects and a specimen box of nine dragonflies 5/5(1).

The fragile dragonfly, possessing a slender and elegant form, shimmering iridescent wings and captivating bead-like eyes, has fascinated artists since the 16th century.

In this irresistible book, Jane dissects the beautiful dragonfly with enchanting results. Specializing in stumpwork and goldwork embroidery, she has written seven books and has contributed widely to journals and magazines on the subject.

In Jane was awarded a Churchill Fellowship to further her studies in stumpwork in the United Kingdom and in was awarded the Order of Australia Medal (OAM), for her “services to hand /5(49).

Book 3 Kits [Dragonflies] Book 4 Kits [Beetles] Book 5 Kits [Complete] Book 6 Kits [Flora] Shakespeare's Flowers in Stumpwork [Book 9] $ Quick view Add to Cart. Jane Nicholas Embroidery. Shakespeare's Flowers: Sampler One.

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Free shipping for many products!5/5(3). Stumpwork Dragonflies, is an arts and crafts book about embroidery.

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It is not a book about dragonflies. Don't buy this book if you are interested in the insects. If you are interested in embroidery I'm sure it is a fine book/5. of 88 results for Books: "stumpwork embroidery" Skip to main search results Amazon Prime. Eligible for Free Shipping.

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Stumpwork Embroidery - Designs and Projects [Book 2] $ Quick view Compare. Sally Milner Publishing. Stumpwork Embroidery - A Collection of Fruits, Flowers and Insects for Contemporary Raised Embroidery [Book 1]. More inspiring stumpwork.

In this irresistible book, Jane dissects the beautiful dragonfly with fascinating results. Carefully exploiting the link between anatomy and stitching, this magnificent work provides further inspiration for stumpworkers worldwide.

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See more ideas about Embroidery, Stumpwork, Brazilian embroidery pins. Ribbon embroidery leaf patterns in the base fabric look good with the stumpwork hydrangea.

Free Stumpwork Embroidery Patterns. Insects, especially those with tentacles, look prominent in this style. Examples are bumble bees, moths, dragonflies, bugs, ladybirds, snail, etc. The wings of the butterflies and birds bear testimony to the raised pattern.

Hardback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. The elegant form, fragile iridescent wings, mystical bead-like eyes and shimmering colours of the dragonfly have fascinated needleworkers for centuries. Jane Nicholas takes a close look at the anatomy of dragonflies and damselflies and their representation in natural history.

Stumpwork Dragonflies Jane Nicholas This book contains lots of designs of dragonflies, each one as beautiful as the next. It is strongly recommended to have already learnt the basics of stumpwork embroidery before attempting to reproduce the designs in this book. Jane Nicholas, Australian, is an internationally renowned expert on stumpwork.

Watch me embroider another 1 hour hand embroidery project. This time it's a little stumpwork dragonfly - with a little gilt wire too. By Sarah Homfray, a pro. As prelude to her stumpwork designs, she discusses, and provides examples, of dragonflies as design elements in English needlework back to the 16th century.

She took pattern books, and interpreted their designs in thread. Then she talked about the natural history of dragonflies and damsel flies, and the parts of their bodies.5/5(1).

Ever since you reviewed this book Mary, I have wanted to own it! I have all of Jane Nicholas' books, except for the dragonflies. What a wonderful opportunity you are giving everyone!! Stumpwork has been a passion of mine – mostly to look at, though I have done a few pieces, notably a clas with Jane Nicholas.

Following the popular Stumpwork Dragonflies and Stumpwork Beetles, Stumpwork Butterflies & Moths is the third in a series of stitched insect collections.

Jane Nicholas has created a “specimen box” of jewels with 18 Lepidoptera, all chosen for interest, color, and to showcase an assortment of materials and : Jane Nicholas.Following the popular Stumpwork Dragonflies and Stumpwork Beetles, Stumpwork Butterflies & Moths is the third in a series of stitched insect collections.

Jane Nicholas has created a “specimen box” of jewels with 18 Lepidoptera, all chosen for interest, color, /5.