Stuff The Art of Elizabethan Embroidery: Stitches and Variations Used in Colored Silk and Metal Thread Emb
by Jane D. Zimmerman
ISBN-10: 0964621940
ISBN-13: 9780964621947
Self-Published
1999
Spiral-Bound SC
Pages: 31
Language(s): English
New
$30.00

Ms. Zimmerman wrote this book for educational purposes to assist her students in learning about the historical development and stitches of Elizabethan embroidery. After a thorough introduction which discusses the Elizabethan needleworker, design sources and materials, covered in detail are narrow line and outline stitches, wide line stitches detached stitches and miscellaneous stitches. This is followed by an excellent bibliography of both needlework reference books and articles and needlework stitch books and articles.