The incredible range of colors and versatility of beads, ribbons and silken threads make them irresistible materials for crafts, artists, jewelry makers and interior designers of all levels. This attractive book presents an inspirational guide to the art of working with beads, ribbons and threads, illustrating key techniques such as how to use a bead loom and a pin board for beadwork, a warping frame and skirt board for tassels, and ribbon weaving and embroidery methods to embellish your work. Presented in an easy-to-follow format, with techniques to suit all levels, this volume allows you to create exquisite decorations with confidence and success.
About the Author
Lisa Brown trained in interior design at the Chelsea School of Art in London. Isabel Stanley trained in textiles and embroidery at Goldsmith's College, London. Christine Kingdom is a leading promoter of ribboncrafts.