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Series: Stitched Textiles

Stitched Textiles: Animals

$24.95

by Mrs Bertimus

  • Publisher: Search Press
  • Edition: BC Paperback With flaps
  • Publication: 01 April 2021
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781782218227
  • Carton Qty: Not Yet Published
  • Size: 8.5 x 11 inches
  • Illustrations: 128
  • Pages: 128
  • RRP: $24.95
  • Series: Stitched Textiles

An inspiring and practical step-by-step guide to creating quirky, contemporary animal-themed stitched textiles.

In this inspiring, practical guide, textile artist Letitia Thompson, aka Mrs Bertimus, shows you how to create colourful, contemporary, animal-themed stitched textiles with a quirky mix of vintage and whimsical style. Letitia's subjects range from playful, dancing mice to crafty foxes, their personalities skillfully captured in stitch using free-motion machine embroidery and hand stitching. The progression from idea to stitch is developed in easy stages, providing a valuable insight into the author's creative process and the methods she uses to achieve her stunning textile artworks. Starting with a comprehensive materials and techniques section, the book includes 4 step-by-step projects and numerous finished pieces to spark your creativity, resulting in a unique source of ideas and inspiration for textile artists of all abilities.

Table of Contents

Introduction 6
Materials 8
Where to start 14
Techniques 36
Running Hare 54
Telling a story 64
Sausage Dog project
Fox project
Acrobat Mouse 
Afterword
Templates
Index 128

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