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5 edition of Goldwork found in the catalog.

Goldwork

by Valerie Campbell-Harding

  • 32 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Search Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Decorative arts & crafts,
  • Embroidery,
  • History Of Art / Art & Design Styles,
  • Needlework - Embroidery,
  • Crafts / Hobbies,
  • Crafts & Hobbies,
  • Hobbies/Crafts,
  • Sewing,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8300603M
    ISBN 100855327782
    ISBN 109780855327781

    If you want to learn about gold or metallic embroidery this is the first book and perhaps the only book you will ever need. The descriptions of the various techniques are very clearly illustrated. The book is worth every penny. 6 people found this helpful5/5(40).   Hazel Everett is an exceptionally skilled goldwork embroiderer, and in this beautiful book she passes on her knowledge and expertise in a way that is both practical and visually stunning. Drawing on traditional methods, she creates works that are brilliantly executed, in a style that is both modern and : Search Press.

      A-Z of Goldwork with Silk Embroidery was first published by Country Bumpkin in , and that’s when my review below was written. The book has recently been republished () by Search Press, making it available more affordably to a wider audience. Goldwork by Helen McCook is an invaluable reference for any stitcher at home whether a beginner or proficient in the technique. An extensive range of effects and stitches in Goldwork are fully explained such as the application of purls and plate, couching effects and Or Nué/5().

    Once reserved for royalty and other aristocrats, goldwork is now available to all through this fully illustrated guide. Part historical reference, part project plan book, and fully stuffed with pattern templates, it is an authoritative Ancient European tradition lives on in goldwork, an art form encompassing embroidery with all types of metal /5. Goldwork This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied.


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Goldwork by Valerie Campbell-Harding Download PDF EPUB FB2

"The book thoroughly explains in detail the array of Goldwork threads and their different applications and effects.

The stitches and methods of working with them are detailed in each section so you have an encyclopedic reference to help or inspire you." — New Stitches (December )/5(). Goldwork, the technique of embroidering with metal threads, has a long history. In its traditional form, as used on historical costumes and for the Church, goldwork has always been expensive and precious.

But today, there are cheaper versions of metallic threads available and now anyone can create a glittering work of art/5. The 4 chapters in this book--written by Kit Pyman, Valerie Campbell-Harding (the author of this book) and Jane Lemon, are almost exactly the same as in the larger book but the larger book has 5 additional chapters.

The back cover of this book is the front cover of Gold & Silver Embroidery, as I have shown above in Images/5(17). Goldwork Embroidery: Techniques and Projects Paperback – June 1, by Lizzy Pye (Author)/5(3).

A-Z of Goldwork with Silk Embroidery. This fabulous book contains over step-by-step photographs and easy to follow instructions for more than goldwork stitches and techniques.

Colour can be added to your designs using the 15 clearly illustrated silk embroidery stitches. This Beginner's Guide to Goldwork is a work of art. Just picking up the book and seeing the detail in the cover design is exciting.

No other book is as engaging before you even open it. Amazon provides a "look inside" view of this book but I included some other images above to give you more idea what's here/5(65). Goldwork book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for Goldwork book.

A unique source of information and inspiration for anyone Goldwork book in gol /5. Format: Paperback Verified Purchase For a complete beginner to goldwork, like me, this is a thorough, inspiring and immensely helpful book.

Equipment, materials, techniques - from preparation to projects, and even a brief history are clearly explained in the text and through photographs and line drawings/5().

Goldwork Initially goldwork may seem very scary, intricate, difficult, and other intimidating adjectives, but it is absolutely breath-taking and well-worth the efforts. This will be a primer into the beginning basics of goldwork plus some extra tips and hints discovered along the way.

This much-needed book features all you need to create beautiful stitched work. Helen McCook includes the major stitches, with expert advice on padding, couching, using colour and mixing techniques.

While covering the traditions of goldwork, she develops techniques offering innovative design, new ideas and inspiration/5. Good book for a beginner, if you have always wanted to try Goldwork embroidery this book is a good start. From the choice of materials to the instructions /5.

The books, as the covers attest, are full of goldwork projects and stumpwork projects that incorporate goldwork. The majority of the content of both books concentrates on projects, but both books have extensive stitching technique sections as well.

The Stumpwork and Goldwork Embroidery book has 16 projects combining silk embroidery threads, some in flat stitching and some raised/stumpwork and goldwork embroidery to produce beautiful motifs inspired by Turkish, Syrian and Persian tiles. This book is a joy to peruse and has fun colourful projects to work to brighten up your life.

This is a great little book on goldwork embroidery. In depth information on it's history, materials and how to actually do it, complete with a few projects at /5(38). Here you have access to a world-class goldwork instructor, with all the basic techniques of goldwork unfolded right before your eyes – whenever you want.

Think of it as adding a really good instructional book to your library. At less than $40, it’s a pretty good deal. The book is full of projects that are suitable for the beginner to the expert, something to suit all tastes including trees, an Owl and Squirrel as well as a fabulous peacock.

This beautifully illustrated book is full of colour and inspiration. you will be excited to start creating your own masterpieces. This is the new must have Goldwork book. Starting with a little of its rich history and the materials and paddings beneath, through to the glittering threads and techniques for their application – this book takes goldwork apart to give you the inspiration to create your own beautiful metal thread embroidery.

New Book - The Goldwork Masterclass - is out now. Jennifer's completed Paisley Pashmina worked for a gift. Simply stunning on the black pashmina. Alison Cole Embroidery was the winner of Best Home Based Business at the City of Melton Business Excellence Awards!.

Book Goldwork – Beginners Guide $ CAD This Beginners Guide to Goldwork book is a good reference book for goldwork techniques. The techniques illustrated in the book are on how to prepare the fabric for goldwork and the techniques worked on the sampler that is featured on the front page of the : $   Part historical reference, part project plan book, and fully stuffed with pattern templates, it is an authoritative sourcebook on the history, materials, and techniques of goldwork embroidery.

There are 15 projects for readers to complete, such as the Ornamental Fan, Portrait of a Woman, a lush Cornucopia, and an arresting Byzantine :. The Goldwork Guild produces magazines twice a year and these, both past and present, are available to purchase.

They are filled with various interesting articles, techniques, tips, equipment and reference material. The Guild also organises visits to interesting venues, country houses and places to see embroideries not normally on display.Goldwork is the art of embroidery using metal threads.

It is particularly prized for the way light plays on it. The term "goldwork" is used even when the threads are imitation gold, silver, or copper. The metal wires used to make the threads have never been entirely gold; they have usually been gold-coated silver (silver-gilt) or cheaper.Suppliers of Goldwork Materials.

Sheldon Cottage Studio (Goldwork Kits, Books, Goldwork Threads and Suppliers) Janice Williams, Sheldon Cottage Studio, Epney, Gloucester GL2 7LN Email: [email protected] Benton & Johnson (Goldwork Kits, Goldwork Threads and Suppliers) Newtown Road, Bedworth, Warwickshire CV12 8QR Tel: / Fax: