A Visual Guide to Making Japanese Embroidered Thread BallsBook - 2012
This visual how-to guide reveals the techniques of Japanese temari balls. Those with an interest in fabric arts, particularly Japanese arts and design, can master stitching techniques and layer threads to create pattern, color, and texture. There are more than 40 easy-to-follow patterns to help fine-tune this skill set for temari enthusiasts and quilters and embroiderers. Step-by-step directions and detailed drawings explain each technique, while mini patterns aid in practicing the new skills and help to lay the groundwork for individual and unique designs. For beginners and for those stitchers looking for new challenges and intermediate temari designs. A guide for left-handed stitchers is also provided.
Publisher: Elmhurst, IL : Breckling Press, c2012
Description: vii, 199 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm
Branch Call Number: 746.42 Sue