New book: Di van Niekerk’s Roses in silk and organza ribbon
For details about the French book, see my blog post Roses au ruban et en relief
About this book
Delicate and beautiful, the rose has been a symbol for love since ancient times, and if you love roses, then this is just the book for you.
Di van Niekerk’s Roses in silk and organza ribbon book teaches more than 60 brand new techniques on a specially designed rose sampler. The beautiful silk roses and organza leaves will appeal to silk ribbon fans, crazy quilters, fibre artists, card makers and dress designers alike and are suitable for every occasion: adorning a hat, knitted bag, crochet scarf, beaded necklace, the lid of a jewelery box or that most special outfit of all — your wedding dress.
Techniques include 16 different roses blooming amongst the latticework of rosebuds, leaves and stems. Learn how to make rose petals and rose hips, sepals, stems and leaves, spent roses and stamens, birds, a bird’s nest, butterflies, bows and wisteria. There is something for every crafter eager to learn how to create with silk and organza ribbon.
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- For Rose Book Review: click here