Ribbonwork The Complete Guide: Technique Guide for Making Ribbon Flowers and Trimmings

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Krause Publications, Jul 23, 2004 - Crafts & Hobbies - 255 pages
4 Reviews
The Beauty of Ribbonwork

The beauty of ribbonwork cannot be underestimated, as you will soon discover after looking at the sumptuous pages in this book, written by ribbon expert Helen Gibb.

This small hardback book with spiral-bound pages is the perfect size for toting to class and setting flat on the table. Enjoy the photos for vintage ribbonwork, learn the techniques for making ribbon flowers and leaves, and be inspired to make the incredibly beautiful projects. Using the detailed step-by-step instructions, diagrams, and photos, you'll soon be on your way to making ribbon flower compositions for use on your hats, albums, pillows, dolls, crazy patch, and quilting projects.

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User Review  - purplelady0 - Overstock.com

This book was a bit of an oddity and unique so was very excited to find it at this website. The cost was more than acceptable and the service is always outstanding. Read full review

Very specific supplies

User Review  - jane02 - Overstock.com

Beautifully photographed great instructions gorgeous projects.BUT...I was dismayed to find that the authors online shop was the only retail resource cited for purchasing ribbons and tools for the projects. The other resources are wholesale only. Read full review

About the author (2004)

Gibb has been involved with crafts and needle art since 1984. She has been invited to showcase her creative painting talents for retail companies including Elizabeth Arden cosmetics and Dillards stores, and she teaches ribbon art to many students throughout the U.S. and Australia.

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