The Braided Rug Book
Creating your Own American Folk ArtBook - 2006
The classic guide to an enduring American craft gets an eye-catching revision. Fantastic to look at and easy to follow, this expanded version of The Braided Rug Book will win a new audience and also appeal to those who own the previous edition. It features thoroughly updated information, brand-new gallery images, two additional rug techniques to try, and a comprehensive primer on planning a project. Beginners will learn about wools and other materials, how to care for finished rugs, and how to recognize a quality rug. Plus, there are several new color plans and entirely new directions and illustrations for building a rug-braiding stand, complete with a finished photo.
Publisher: New York : Lark Books, 2006
Edition: Rev. ed
Characteristics: 128 p. : ill. (chiefly ill.) ; 26 cm