Embroidered Art of Chloe Giordano

Packed with Chloe's guidance on every aspect of the process, including hooping and framing, this book will inspire you to create stunning thread paintings of your own.

Author: Chloe Giordano

Publisher: Search Press Limited

ISBN: 1781268274

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 176

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Take a walk through the stunning stitched world of renowned embroiderer Chloe Giordano, and discover not only her unique way of working with sewing thread but also a sublime collection of her exquisite textile art, inspired by her love of the natural world. Taking one project from conception through to completion, see how Chloe plans her designs, chooses colours, selects threads, blends colours and finally stitches her designs in order to create her beautifully detailed embroideries. Packed with Chloe's guidance on every aspect of the process, including hooping and framing, this book will inspire you to create stunning thread paintings of your own. In the second part of the book, wend your way through a beautiful gallery of Chloe's work showcasing her popular, intricate embroideries that celebrate wildlife both big and small - from foxes, fawns through to hares, rabbits, mice and more. All are accompanied by the back story and inspiration behind the piece, offering a fascinating and exclusive look into Chloe's creative process.

Read To Your Toddler Every Day

Bond with your toddler and help them grow as you read to them these timeless stories: THE THREE WISHES, Scandinavia THE ANT AND THE GRASSHOPPER, Ancient Rome BRER RABBIT AND THE WELL, North America HOW THE BEAR LOST HIS TAIL, Iroquois THE ...

Author: Lucy Brownridge

Publisher: Frances Lincoln Children's Books

ISBN: 0711247439

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 64

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Science tells us that young children develop best when they are read to. In this follow-up to Read to Your Baby Every Day, soothe your toddler with retellings of traditional folk tales, fairy tales, and fables from around the world paired with images of Chloe Giordano’s charming hand-embroidered illustrations on cloth. Every tale is the perfect length to read aloud to your toddler before bedtime and carries a message of empathy, friendship, and care for the world around us. Bond with your toddler and help them grow as you read to them these timeless stories: THE THREE WISHES, Scandinavia THE ANT AND THE GRASSHOPPER, Ancient Rome BRER RABBIT AND THE WELL, North America HOW THE BEAR LOST HIS TAIL, Iroquois THE MAGIC PEAR TREE, China WHY THE BANANAS BELONG TO THE MONKEY, Brazil THE FISHERMAN AND THE GENIE, Syria THE RAINBOW SERPENT, Indigenous Australia ​THE STONECUTTER, Japan KING MIDAS, Ancient Greece THE CLEVER LITTLE TURTLE, Mexico ANANSI AND THE TURTLE, Caribbean THE SCRUFFY DUCKLING, Denmark A BAG FULL OF STORIES, Cambodia THE MICE AND THE ELEPHANTS, India THE FEAST, Mali SNOWFLAKE, THE SNOW CHILD, Russia WHY CATS CHASE MICE, Nigeria THE LION AND THE THORN, Ancient Greece HOW THE WREN BECAME KING OF THE BIRDS, Ireland

The Athenaeum

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