"Depicting houses and gardens in needlwork is a perennial interest among stitchers....Jenkins gives instructions for designing charts of one's own home along with examples of architectural and garden components that may be used....The black-and-white charted designs are intended as a point of departure for stitchers designing their own samplers....Of particular interest in the full-color examples offered by the author is the clever use of a variety of canvaswork stitches to imitate brickwork, stone, and plants...."--Library ...

House and Garden Samplers 1996, David & Charles Publishers

ISBN-13: 9780715302545

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