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Designs and Techniques - Classic and Contemporary

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Needlelace: Designs and Techniques - Classic and Contemporary by Catherine Barley
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This progressive instruction course covers both classic and contemporary needlelace and is backed by easy-to-follow diagrams and photographs, including many close-ups of the lace being worked. Published for the first time in paperback, it will appeal to all those enthusiasts (including embroiderers) who wish to achieve real fulfilment and pleasure from the skill. Needlelace guides the reader through every stage of each project and covers the main forms of classic needlelace, notably Venetian Gros Point, Hollie Point and Point de Gaze. The lacemaker will then be able to design and work his or her own patterns from the selection of component samples given here.

Author Biography

Catherine Barley was a founder member and, for six years, Chair of the Guild of Needlelacers. She has taught at the Royal School of Needlework, the English Lace School, the British College of Lace and at International Old Lacers conventions in the USA, as well as in countries as far apart as Belgium and Puerto Rico. Her work has been exhibited at the OIDFA International Lace Festivals in Brighton, Belgium and Finland, and at other major exhibitions in the UK.
Release date NZ
January 31st, 2001
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Edition
New edition
Illustrations
illustrations
Imprint
Batsford Ltd
Pages
176
ISBN-13
9780713486889
Product ID
1684785

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