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Three-dimensional Embroidery : Textile art at the cutting edge of embroidery and design, Paperback / softback Book

Three-dimensional Embroidery : Textile art at the cutting edge of embroidery and design Paperback / softback


Textile artists and embroiderers have long been interested in creating three-dimensional structures in the form of bags and boxes, but many are now constructing more advanced geometric shapes and free-form embroidered pieces.

The added third dimension of depth offers endless scope for design and can be much more exciting and challenging than flat, two-dimensional work. In this book, Janet Edmonds explores the textile design processes and building methods that take the image off the drawing board and into three-dimensions.

Whether working with the discipline of geometric shapes or with the freedom of free-form construction, Janet Edmonds show how textile artists and embroiderers can build and shape three-dimensional structures and combine them with decorative surfaces. Richly illustrated, with stunning colour photographs of finished pieces, diagrams and drawings, this is the first book to cover three-dimensional textiles in detail and it comes from the leading authority on the subject.

Topics covered include: Design; Materials and equipment; Constructing with flat pieces; Continuous lengths; Manipulated methods; Beads; Finishing Techniques.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 128 pages, 90
  • Publisher: Pavilion Books
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  • Category: Embroidery crafts
  • ISBN: 9781906388546



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