Title: Hardanger Embroidery: A Complete and Practical Course
Author: Sigrid Bright
Publisher: Dover Publications
Printing Edition: Unabridged republication
Number of Pages: 32 pg
Binding: Soft cover
Size: 8.25 x 11"
Description: This book is virtually a complete course in Hardanger embroidery. Clear instructions and twenty illustrations tell you everything you'll need to know to master this craft: How to prepare the fabric; what kinds of thread to use: how to block and remove the thread correctly; how to do the kloster or satin stitch; how to work the kloster stitch diagonally in clocks and in blocks with cut canvas in blocks with eyelet; how to work mitered corners; buttonholed borders' how to weave double picot and twisted yarns; how to do over and under weaving and how to finish the piece.
Condition: Clean pages. No writing or staining. No missing pages. Previous owners name on the front corner in the upper right hand side.