Creative Work with Textiles
By Hetty Mooi.
Upon first perusal, this book seemed a little dated, but the further we read into it, the more we realised the ideas and techniques herein are as contemporary as ever. The Dutch stitcher and author of this books, Hetty Mooi, while giving descriptions on the basic qualities of materials and embroidery stitches, also encourages the experimental in individual fiber crafting, drawn thread work, applique, patchwork, embroidery, macrame, knitting and more. It is a great source of inspiration to both novice and advanced stitcher alike. Full of handy technical advice as well as illustrated projects that make a good starting off point to your own crazy creations.
Publication date: 1975
Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold
Details: Hardcover with dust jacket. 1st US Edition. 95p.