Cover image for Focus on features : life-like portrayals in appliqué
Title:
Focus on features : life-like portrayals in appliqué
Author:
Andersen, Charlotte Warr, 1952-
Publication Information:
Concord, CA : C & T Pub., [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
96 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781571200532
Format :
Book

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Central Library TT779 .A523 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Important Note about PRINT ON DEMAND Editions: You are purchasing a print on demand edition of this book. This book is printed individually on uncoated (non-glossy) paper with the best quality printers available. The printing quality of this copy will vary from the original offset printing edition and may look more saturated. The information presented in this version is the same as the latest edition. Any pattern pullouts have been separated and presented as single pages. If the pullout patterns are missing, please contact c&t publishing.


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Library Journal Review

The ancient needlecraft of appliqu‚ takes on a new form in the hands of Anderson. She begins by tracing dramatic, well-lit photos of her subject, then cuts and appliqu‚s cloth to create somewhat realistic images. Her work falls somewhere between quilting and portraiture, with a little abstract art thrown in. Anderson expertly guides the student through photography, tracing, lighting effects, and the details of stitching eyes and mouths. Her "features" here also include those of animals. A fine follow-up to Anderson's Faces and Places: Images in Appliqu‚ (C&T, 1995). (c) Copyright 2010. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.


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