Blackwork Companion Book 3 #1161
Another comprehensive book by Ilse Altherr. 88-page spiral bound. Stresses the importance of coordinating patterns within a design. Very well illustrated. Ilse steps you through general instructions, terminology, and supplies for this beautiful technique. She also includes diagrams explaining the stitching as well as numbered patterns for exact stitch directions and journeys. Over 30 progressive patterns and motifs. Sections include paisley tree with basic patterns, necklace and greeting card, four seasons designs, geranium flower, and a graph page for creating your own patterns.