Introduction * Basic Tool Box * Fibre: felt; knit; crochet; weave; macrame; yarn; baskets; leather; rugs * Stitch: embroidery; cross stitch; needlepoint; tapestry; sew; applique; quilt and patch; haberdashery * Surface: marble; indigo; print; dye; collage; gild * Form: clay; beads; books; jewelry; origami; paper; mobiles; upcycle; veneer/wood; zakka
The complete guide to craft: 33 techniques - from embroidery and clay to collage and baskets - and more than 150 contemporary artists and inspirational project ideas
Ramona Barry is an artist, writer and curator specializing in craft and design. She is the former Chair of Craft Victoria, Australia's leading contemporary craft organization. Rebecca Jobson is a textile designer, artist, writer and curator with twenty years' experience in the craft and design industry.
'It's not often that a generalist book can give a specialist title a run for its money but this puts many current embroidery titles to shame in terms of its scope and presentation' - Embroidery magazine