Knots, Macrame and Rugs
75 Chinese, Celtic, & Ornamental Knots
A Directory of Knots and Knotting Techniques Plus Exquisite Jewelry Projects to Make and Wear
Paperback ISBN: 0312675313
Instructs crafters on how to make dozens of decorative knots that can be used to create jewelry, sharing step-by-step instructions on a variety of techniques while providing 15 jewelry projects that use traditional and modern styles. Original. 25,000 first printing.
Basic Rug Hooking
Paperback ISBN: 0811723062
Demonstrates the basic techniques of rug hooking, gives advice on dyeing wool, and suggests a variety of rug patterns
Basic Rug Hooking
All the Skills and Tools You Need to Get Started
Paperback ISBN: 0811733912
- Rug-hooking tools and materials summarized and explained - Step-by-step instructions and photos show in detail how to hook - Tips to help you develop and refine your skills - Recommended by RUG HOOKING Magazine From its humble beginnings--a bent nail, burlap feed bag, pair of scissors, and the good parts of worn-out wool clothing were the original tools--rug hooking has developed into a fine art form that allows crafters to create beautiful, complex designs with an array of high-tech tools. Basic Rug Hooking distills the essential tools and techniques of this popular traditional craft and walks the reader through 5 rug-hooking projects, including a table mat, a project suitable for framing, and wearable pins, as well as traditional rugs.
The Book of Decorative Knots
Paperback ISBN: 155821304x
Step-by-step instructions and illustrations for over 60 beautiful and functional knots.
Paperback ISBN: 0882661779
Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life.
Celebration of Hand-Hooked Rugs XXIV
Paperback ISBN: 0811714411
International juried exhibit of the year's best hand-hooked rugs
The Color Lab
Color Cues for Rug Hooking
Paperback ISBN: 1945550279
Playing and working with color is one of the greatest pleasures we are afforded as human beings. Color ignites, and it calms; color fills us with joy. Wanda Kerr?s The Color Lab: Color Cues for Rug Hooking explores what color is, how to create it, and how to mix and match different colors in a rug to create your own masterpiece. By understanding the palettes, hues, and saturation involved in selecting different colors, rug hookers are able to apply new techniques to their beloved rugs to create more realistic and appealing designs. Infused with a combination of technical tips for the dedicated artist and down-to-earth language that even beginner rug hookers can relate to, Kerr?s book is a must-have for rug hookers of all experience levels.
The Complete Book of Decorative Knots
Lanyard Knots, Button Knots, Globe Knots, Turk's Heads, Mats, Hitching, Chains, Platis
Paperback ISBN: 1558217916
Presents step-by-step illustrations showing how to make over eighty utilitarian and decorative knots, and includes a glossary of terms and techniques