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The Resource An embroidery book of stitchcraft : simple stitches & peculiar patterns, Gayla Partridge ; [Photography by Thomas Pomeroy]

An embroidery book of stitchcraft : simple stitches & peculiar patterns, Gayla Partridge ; [Photography by Thomas Pomeroy]

Label
An embroidery book of stitchcraft : simple stitches & peculiar patterns
Title
An embroidery book of stitchcraft
Title remainder
simple stitches & peculiar patterns
Statement of responsibility
Gayla Partridge ; [Photography by Thomas Pomeroy]
Title variation
  • Stitch craft
  • Stitchcraft
Creator
Contributor
Author
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Step inside a world of arcane imagery and rich esoteric symbolism in Stitchcraft: An Embroidery Book of Simple Stitches and Peculiar Patterns. Author Gayla Partridge draws upon her knowledge of phrenology, anatomy, floral design, and Ouija to create deeply imaginative embroidery art. Through extraordinary, stylized photography and detailed close-ups of her designs, readers learn about Partridge's sources of inspiration, technique, and modern twists on an age-old craft. From the anatomy of snakes to bountiful bouquets, from Dia de Los Muertos to a threaded Virgin Mary, readers will be inspired to follow Partridge's exclusive designs, and to create their own. The intricate pieces in Stitchcraft are entirely achievable with basic embroidery stitches and easy-to-follow instructions, enchanting embroidery beginners and experts alike. --from Amazon
Cataloging source
GK8
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Partridge, Gayla,
Dewey number
746.44 PARTR
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TX773
LC item number
.P2987 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pomeroy, Thomas,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Embroidery
  • Embroidery
  • Embroidery
  • Curiosities and wonders
  • Needlework
  • Sewing
  • Textile crafts
Target audience
adult
Label
An embroidery book of stitchcraft : simple stitches & peculiar patterns, Gayla Partridge ; [Photography by Thomas Pomeroy]
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
143 pages
Isbn
9781944515744
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • on1080639208
  • (OCoLC)1080639208
  • 2453729
Label
An embroidery book of stitchcraft : simple stitches & peculiar patterns, Gayla Partridge ; [Photography by Thomas Pomeroy]
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
143 pages
Isbn
9781944515744
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • on1080639208
  • (OCoLC)1080639208
  • 2453729

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