Gourds + Fiber
Embellishing Gourds with Basketry, Weaving, Stitching, Macramé & More
Publisher: Lark Crafts
Published: April 2011
all in color
8 1/2 X 10
Carton Quantity: 28
Two of the world's leading experts combine gourd decorating and fiber arts for a fresh, up-to-date take on a centuries-old craft. Ginger Summit and Jim Widess will inspire gourd aficionados with a wide range of techniques, from coiling and plaiting to stitching and lacing. Over thirty fabulous projects use materials such as pine needles, silk cord, leather, reed, felt, and beads.
GINGER SUMMIT and JIM WIDESS have written several gourd craft books, including the bestseller, The Complete Book of Gourd Craft (Lark Books, 1996). Ginger lives LOS ALTOS HILLS, CALIFORNIA. Jim is the owner of The Caning Shop in BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA.