Three-Dimensional Needlepoint, Gale Litvak, 1984, GP Putnam's Sons, hardcover with dust jacket, 192pp.
A comprehensive manual for plastic canvas needlepoint, with detailed instructions for over 20 projects, from beginner to advanced. Before the projects begin, there is enough information - including how to do 24 different types of stitches - that you'll be able to complete a design of your own.
Contents: Introduction; Getting Started: Materials and Equipment, Working with Canvas, Stitching, Assembling the Pieces, Care and Cleaning, Design Flexibility; The Projects: Strawberry Baskets, Pencil Case, Butterfly Table Setting (Place Mat, Coasters and Carrier, Trivet, Napkin Rings), Zinnia Candlesticks, Owl Clock, Old Woman's Shoe Photo Frame, Gingerbread House Recipe Box, Lace-Look Picture Frame, Victorian Town House Photo Album Cover, Scallop Shell Box, Grand Piano Container, The Dinosaur Trio (Tyrannosaurus, Stegosauras, Dimetrodon), Victorian Lamppost Photo Cube, Dollhouse; Sources of Supplies; Acknowledgements.
A must-have book for serious needlecrafters!
In near-new condition. Dust jacket has a few tiny tears at top of spine.