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Geometrical Needlelace
Language: en
Pages: 92
Authors: Margaret Stephens
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-01 - Publisher: Blurb

Aemilia Ars Style Needlelace has its origin in the old Italian Needlelace of the 16th and 17th century. Elaborate lace collars and cuffs worn by the aristocracy are shown in great detail in paintings at this time and these old designs have been simplified for modern usage for personal and
The Grove Encyclopedia of Materials and Techniques in Art
Language: en
Pages: 828
Authors: Gerald W. R. Ward
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Provides over 1400 articles that deal with materials and techniques in art from ancient times to the present, including such media as ceramics, sculpture, metalwork, painting, works on paper, textiles, video, and computer art.
English Embroidery
Language: en
Pages: 92
Authors: Royal Ontario Museum, Katharine B. Brett
Categories: Embroidery
Type: BOOK - Published: 1972 - Publisher: Toronto, s.n

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The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts
Language: en
Pages: 1290
Authors: Gordon Campbell
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-11-09 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Contains information drawn from Grove Art Online and new material written by G. Campbell. Cf. Preface.
The Geometry of Hand-Sewing
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Natalie Chanin
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-15 - Publisher: Abrams

As makers, we tend to learn different stitches over time without thinking much about how they relate to one another. But when Natalie Chanin and her Alabama Chanin and The School of Making teams began to look at needlework closely, they realized all stitches are based on geometric grid systems—and