The worlds of canvas art and embroidery merge!
Bay Area fiber artist Irene Schlesinger starts by explaining how to make basic stitches. With easy-to-learn stitches, your embroidery needle becomes a paintbrush to stitch creative ideas into life. Get your feet wet with small art pieces and step-by-step techniques for stitching on stretched canvas. Gather supplies to add appliqué, acrylic paint, fibers, beads, and even mirrors to your mixed-media pieces! Get tips on how to finish and display canvas embroidery art, with an extensive project gallery for inspiration. It's like art quilting for needlework lovers!
All books are signed by the author!
Author: Irene Schlesinger