Leading ribbonwork designer, Helen Gibb?s love of antique handwork transpires in another sumptuous book of ribbon delights. This eye appealing treasure, blooming with more beautiful bouquets?to make or savor? expands on classic techniques for manipulating and stitching ribbon. Blending directions for fashioning ribbonwork pieces of today with those of centuries past, Ribbonwork includes illustrated instructions for starting and ending stitches; single, double, triple, and figure 8 loop bows; flower and flower center knots; fan shape pleats; center, edge, and zigzag gatherings; blossoms, rosette/filler, pansy, and violet flowers; dipped, rolled, and pinched petals; stamens, stemming, and wrapping; prairie, boat, and curved leaves; and more.The rose is made in two parts lrom two dilferent ribbons. The center uses 9aquot; ol Vsaquot; wide cream single sided satin silk and the lolded rose with gathered extension technique diagram 9 3, page 1 34. Use 5aquot; ol the ribbon lor the mini lolded roseanbsp;...
|Title||:||Ribbonwork The Complete Guide|
|Publisher||:||Krause Publications Craft - 2004-07-23|