The Embroidered Garden by Kazuko Aoki
Kazuko Aoki is both a talented embroiderer and a keen gardener and both come into play in this book which takes a stitched tour through the seasons in a flower garden. There are 40 detailed motifs ranging from seasonal wreaths and garden implements to bees and butterflies which visit the garden. There is a range of suggested projects including a miniature garden sketch, a vase of flowers and seasonal decorations. There are detailed instructions and diagrams making this book suitable for both beginners and experienced embroiderers.
96 pages softback