Reference Guides

  • Transform ordinary artist canvas into an embroidered masterpiece! With easy-to-learn stitches, your embroidery needle becomes a paintbrush. Get your feet wet with small art pieces and step-by-step techniques for stitching on stretched canvas. Gather supplies to add appliqué, acrylic paint, fibers, beads, and even mirrors to your mixed-media pieces! Get tips on how to finish and display canvas embroidery art, with an extensive project gallery for inspiration. It’s like art quilting for needlework lovers!

    Irene Schlesinger –– Stretch your embroidery skills with mixed-media canvas art Transform ordinary artist canvas into an embroidered masterpiece! With easy-to-learn stitches, your embroidery needle becomes a paintbrush to stitch...

    $21.95
  • Get the pocket guide to embroidery that everyone's talking about—a sixty-four page mini book perfect to take on the go! With over thirty essential embroidery stitches, this all-in-one reference is ideal for hand stitchers, crazy quilters, and free-form embroiderers. Learn the best stabilizers and thread for embroidery, then branch out with eye-catching embellishments. This petite paperback is the perfect size for your purse or embroidery kit—a great gift for all sewists!

    Christen Brown –– Keep over thirty essential embroidery stitches at your fingertips Get the pocket guide to embroidery that everyone's talking about—a sixty-four page mini book that's perfect to take on the go! Keep your favorite...

    $7.95
  • Mary Stori –– Have beads, will travel — with the ultimate beading reference guide • 78 beading stitches include fringes, edge finishes, and dangles • Color coded and bursting with beading options • Add beading to...

    $6.99