2 edition of "Gardening with silk and gold thread" found in the catalog.
"Gardening with silk and gold thread"
Written in English
Dissertation (BA Design History) - School of Historical and Critical Studies, University of Brighton.
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Read on on Introduction to weaving metal creating jewelry the horizontal element, is comprised of red magnet wire (resin coated copper) twisted with black silk thread. Figure 2 Large Ruffle Brooch Barbara M. Berk: When the warp and the weft are the same metal, as in the 18kt gold Ruffle Brooch (Figure 3) it is not as easy to read the.Gold Brocade Weft Kreinik Japan #7 was chosen for its similar appearance to the original gold strip spun around a silk core.
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