The Story of the Circle Curtain is a unique craft book, which brings a fictional novella to life and gives the specific how-to techniques for making these whimsical and unusual curtains. The author creates her fictional heroine, Lydia, to represent the all-consuming nature of crafts and sewing, compelling activities that can absorb the seamstress or crafter so completely, that one is tempted to call the desire to create an obsession. All those who create -- artists, musicians, metallurgists, printers, bakers, writers, crafters, seamstresses, sculptors and designers -- understand the drive their form of expression demands. The Story of the Circle Curtain is a unique expression of the creative drive, which provides the reader the tools to join in the fun of making these decorative wall, window and door hangings.Take a contrasting fabric and cut a circle in half to form a second semi-circle. Sew the two half circles together, right sides facing, leaving a 2- inch opening. Turn inside out. Slip stitch closed and iron. Place the fan on the ironing board with the anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Story of the Circle Curtain|
|Publisher||:||Nightengale Press - 2005|