CROSS STITCH: INSPIRATIONS IN COLOR
نویسنده: Miky Dessein
ناشر: Friedman - Fairfax
زبان کتاب: انگلیسی
تعداد صفحه: 125
اندازه کتاب: رحلی گالینگور روکشدار - سال انتشار: 1995
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More Than 100 Exquisite Designs
Cross stitch has long been one of the most popular needle arts, as it is easy to master and offers a virtual limitless array of original design possibilities, including cushions, samplers, borders, panels, tablecloths, curtains, and countless other projects. The results can be truly breathtaking. But breathtaking results do not just happen; they require careful consideration. Color plays an enormous role in the outcome of an embroidered piece, and choosing colors to achieve the desired overall effect, be it subtle or bold, is an important part of the creative process.
Cross Stitch: Inspirations in Color is a delightful celebration of the nuances of color in cross stitch, with more than 100 lovely designs in stunning hues. This accessible volume is divided into seven chapters, each one devoted to exploring a specific color so that you may rediscover the unique beauty of rose, blue, green, yellow, orange, red, and violet. Each chapter begins by evoking the range of moods and emotions inspired by a particular color, then provides page after page of carefully selected, perfectly executed design ideas.
Stunning photographs and charts throughout capture the lovely designs. In addition to instructions for the designs, Cross Stitch: Inspirations in Color includes several special sections on technique that review stitches, fabrics, and threads. The result is a breathtaking reference awash with harmonious color ways and show-stopping patterns that cross stitchers of all abilities will look to fro fresh inspiration for years to come.