Decorative Knot Craft
Over 20 Innovative Knotting and Macrame Accessories
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|Format: ||Paperback, 127 pages|
|Other Information: ||150 colour illustrations|
|Published In: ||United Kingdom, 01 April 2008|
Explore the art of decorative knotting to create over twenty imaginative jewellery and accessory projects. Eleven exciting knotting techniques are explored, from basic tying techniques to more intricate macrame and ornamental styles. Discover the fascinating history behind knot art; an ancient technique that originated in Korea, traditionally used to decorate clothing and home interiors. Each technique is clearly illustrated with detailed step-by-step instructions and striking photography to ensure you won't be tied up in knots!
Table of Contents
An Introduction to Knots; Materials; Techniques; Basic Knots; Superimposing; Allotting; Ring; Glasses; Dragonfly; Ginger; Strawberry; Prune; Chrysanthemum; Chicken; Butterfly; Jewellery and Accessories; All in Simplicity; Make the Headlines; Costume Looks; Back to Nature; Autumn Fibres; Chic Belt; Celtic set; By Water; A Rainbow of Colour; Moonlight; Sunrise; Happiness; Floral Delights; Springtime; A Thing of Beauty; Crimson Blush; Graceful Butterflies; Suppliers; Index.
About the Author
Kim Sang Lang is a graduate of visual arts, former Professor of applied arts and a well-known textile artist. She teaches the art of the Korean nodes in the Korean Arts centre, the Guimet Museum and the STOL in Paris. Kim now lives in France.
David & Charles|
27.46 x 21.08 x 0.94 centimetres (0.54 kg)|
15+ years |