Stumpwork Butterflies Moths

Stumpwork Butterflies   Moths

Introduces the techniques for creating textured and dimensional embroidery featuring butterflies and moths, and features step-by-step project instructions.

Author: Jane Nicholas

Publisher: Sally Milner Pub

ISBN: 186351452X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 288

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Introduces the techniques for creating textured and dimensional embroidery featuring butterflies and moths, and features step-by-step project instructions.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Textile Nature

Textile Nature

She writes: 'While I find all aspects of that curious form of raised embroidery,
known as stumpwork, appealing, nothing captures the imagination more ... So far,
I have embroidered specimen boxes of dragonflies, butterflies, moths and beetles
.

Author: Anne Kelly

Publisher: Batsford

ISBN: 9781849944069

Category: Design

Page: 304

View: 410

An inspirational guide to using nature in textile art, with step-by-step projects Plants, flowers, gardens, insects and birds are a rich source of inspiration for artists and designers of all kinds. This beautiful guide demonstrates how to get the most out of your surroundings to create original and unique pieces in textiles. Beginning with a chapter on drawing from nature, the book demonstrates how to use sketchbooks and create mood boards to explore your local environment and landscape. The author demonstrates how to make small pieces such as folding books based on observational drawing and stitch. Moving on to a section on floral inspiration, the author shows how to use plants and flowers in your work, from using stencilled flower motifs as embellishment to printing with plants onto fabric and making simple relief prints. Finally, the taking flight chapter demonstrates how to move into three-dimensions and sculptural work with birds and insects made from cloth. Featuring step-by-step projects as well as work from contemporary artists, makers and collaborative groups throughout, this practical and beautiful guide shows how practitioners of all kinds can draw from the natural world for making and inspiration.
Categories: Design

Miller s Antiques Handbook Price Guide 2016 2017

Miller s Antiques Handbook   Price Guide 2016 2017

420 i 29(74cm) high] |mirror, flanked by figures of Charles || |fading and moth
damage to fabric, Some |It is possible that the ... £85,000-90,000 WIT |A
stumpwork framed Carolean looking glass, with stump work frame. ... Some
restoration, 71.5in (181.5cm) high ECGW A Spanish bannes, with panel
embroidered with flowers and butterflies, coronet and monogram in gilt metal,
green silk with gold brocaded ...

Author: Judith Miller

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781784721831

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 648

View: 201

"Miller's Antiques Price Guide has long been the market leader, offering not just prices but informed tips... Miller's is arguably the only price guide you will ever need." Antiques Magazine Miller's Antiques Handbook & Price Guide remains the essential and trusted guide to the antiques market. It has earned the reputation of being the book no dealer, collector or auctioneer should be without. It is compiled by Judith Miller, world-renowned antiques expert and co-founder of the book, who selects the guide's 8000-plus featured antiques.
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles

Museum Bulletin

Museum Bulletin

156 Butterflies and Moths in Britain and Europe .. 38 Captain Cook Birthplace
Museum . ... 156 Studies in Conservation . . 78 Stumpwork . . 114 Symington and
the Charlotte Dundas .. 78 Taxidermy . . 193 Temple Precinct Excavations , The .

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UIUC:30112119811989

Category: Museums

Page:

View: 609

Categories: Museums

Country Life

Country Life

The butterfly , arising , as a : inspiration for the artists and craftsmen who died in
481 AD , was discovered at seemed , on brilliant ... 13 recognisable species of
insects , including the praying mantis , the cicada and its nymph . the burnet moth
, stick insect and grasshopper . 3. - ENGLISH STUMP - WORK PICTURE WITH
INSECTS USED AS SPACE - FILLERS . is grown , the bee appears only In China
 ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: CHI:096366096

Category: Art

Page:

View: 673

Categories: Art

The History of English Secular Embroidery

The History of English Secular Embroidery

This is necessary , as some stump - work pictures project about half an inch to
four inches from the background . ... paste , bits of glass , steel spangles are met
with / but peacocks ' feathers which were also occasionally introduced to
represent butterflies ' wings , ? ... Samplers and Tapestry Embroideries , ” Marcus
B . Huish ) . have fallen a victim to moths in nearly every specimen STUMP -
WORK 165.

Author: Margaret Jourdain

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:$B108152

Category: Embroidery

Page: 202

View: 205

Categories: Embroidery

The Embroiderer s Flowers

The Embroiderer s Flowers

Pale tussock moth on a dandelion by Maria Merian. ... Exotic birds and butterflies
remained in favour, darting among peonies and chrysanthemums as brilliant as
those on Chinese ... sprouting people, birds and insects, have much in common
with the curious hybrids of stumpwork where flowers and birds have human faces
; ...

Author: Thomasina Beck

Publisher: David & Charles Uk

ISBN: 0715399012

Category: Art

Page: 160

View: 812

Categories: Art

Quarterly

Quarterly

Stumpwork of the Charles II period carried this fashion trend to wonderful heights
of whimsy . It showed ... Moths and snails are shown as large as the rabbit or
rooster , and a squirrel and a smiling fish no larger than the butterflies . The work
 ...

Author: Los Angeles County Museum. Museum Patrons' Association

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015056740304

Category:

Page:

View: 221

Categories:

Quarterly

Quarterly

Stumpwork of the Charles II period carried this fashion trend to wonderful heights
of whimsy . It showed ... Moths and snails are shown as large as the rabbit or
rooster , and a squirrel and a smiling fish no larger than the butterflies . The work
 ...

Author: Los Angeles County Museum

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105129003310

Category:

Page:

View: 901

Categories:

The Concise Encyclopedia of Antiques

The Concise Encyclopedia of Antiques

... plumules of peacocks ' eye feathers were sometimes worked into butterfly
wings but here again they have worn badly . ... may chase a rabbit or waterfowl
among the welter of snails , caterpillars , moths , passion flowers , that fill the
spaces around the other most popular secondary motif of a fountain . ... 220
STUMP WORK.

Author: L. G. G. Ramsey

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:B4462856

Category: Art

Page: 279

View: 815

Categories: Art