This comprehensive guide helps embroidery enthusiasts transform ordinary to extraordinary in a few easy steps. Bead Embroidery: The Complete Guide marries the popular crafts of embroidery and beading to create beautiful special pieces. The book features 20 projects, complete with 200 colour illustrations that use bead embroidery stitches with a variety of materials. The selection of quick and easy embellishments and more advanced techniques include adding fringe to a pillow, creating a coin purse, Christmas ornament, sachet pillow and more. A reference guide covers all the stitches described in the book and a gallery with work by other award-winning bead artists provides additional inspiration.
Jane Davis has been involved in arts and crafts her entire life. With a bachelor of fine arts in drawing and painting, Jane found her niche in beading in 1997.