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  • Publisher: Chronicle Books
  • Edition: BB Hardback
  • Publication: 03 September 2019
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781452173467
  • Stock: 8 in stock
  • Size: 184x235 mm
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Pages: 144
  • RRP: £17.99
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Embroidered Life

£17.99

The Art of Sarah K. Benning by Sarah Barnes & Sarah K. Benning

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Book Description

This is not your grandma's embroidery book. Featuring a die-cut case with actual stitching on the front cover, Embroidered Life shows that illustrations created with needle and thread can be strikingly contemporary. From beautiful botanicals to bold affirmations, the work of self-taught fibre artist Sarah K. Benning gives any embroidery enthusiast, art lover, or plant fanatic a new appreciation for the craft of needlework. In this eye-catching art book, popular blogger Sara Barnes guides readers through Benning's innovative embroidery process and successful business model, offering behind-the-scenes insights to inspire makers and creative entrepreneurs.

About the Author

About Sarah Barnes

Sara Barnes is a freelance writer and artist, and author of the blog Brown Paper Bag. She lives in Baltimore, Maryland.

About Sarah K. Benning

Sarah K. Benning is a contemporary embroidery artist based in New Hampshire who creates highly detailed, hand-stitched works; writes DIY patterns for other embroidery practitioners; and teaches workshops all over the world.

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