Essential Techniques of Tambour Embroidery e-Book
Our first essentials guide for the tambour embroidery novice or advanced enthusiast!
A downloadable online e-book with detailed photos, tips and advice by a practicing emerging artist. Easy to read and follow. Features images of original tambour embroidery designs by artist Olivia Torma.
This book provides guidance on the most essential techniques to mastering the ancient art of tambour embroidery. It is intended for students and practitioners of embroidery already familiar with assembling cloth on a hoop or frame.
Filled with 12 chapters that cover:
- Health & Safety
- Tools & Handling
- Warming Up
- The Chain Stitch
- Locking the Chain Stitch
- Stitching in Four Directions
- Stitching Fine Points
- Applying Sequins and Beads
- Stitching a Basic Design
A helpful guide for those that have a keen interest in learning this challenging yet highly rewarding embellishment technique.