Frida Hansen – Art Nouveau in Full Bloom
Published by the Stavanger Art Museum in 2015, this book features the works of Frida Hansen (1855–1931) who was an internationally acclaimed artist from Stavanger, Norway. She was active at the turn of the twentieth century and pioneered the development...
$67.95
Using the Norwegian Cradle Loom by Lila Nelson
Newly revised! Lila Nelson, previous Vesterheim Textile Curator, originally wrote these instructions for how to use the cradle loom in 1977. Includes detailed drawings and updated full-color pictures. Softcover.
$13.95
Tape Loom Weaving Simplified by Regina Britton
Complete instructions for working with a tape loom. Includes pattern charts and full-color photographs. Spiral-bound, softcover.
$33.25
Norwegian Tapestry Weaving by Maria Brekke Koppen
The classic book on Norwegian tapestry. Profusely illustrated with over 220 black and white drawings, photographs, and 4 color plates. The translation combines the 1978 and 1988 editions. It includes: history, joining techniques (especially the Norwegian dovetail), looms, designing, weaving...
$19.99
Skinnfeller du kan lage selv by Britt Solheim
Learn the ancient craft of sewing and decorating a sheepskin coverlet with Solheim, who has taught skinnfeller at Vesterheim, Includes full-color photographs and patterns. Norwegian text. Hardcover.
$82.95
Craft of the Dyer by Karen Leigh Casselman
Complete guide to making and using dyes from plants and lichens. Introductory chapters on equipment, mordants, dyeing procedures, and other essentials are followed by chapters on individual plants and their suitability for dyeing, how to process them, colors, dye-fastness, and...
$11.95
Lichen Dyes: The New Source Book by Karen Diadick Casselman
Lichens have been used to create brilliant, versatile dyes for over 4,000 years. In this comprehensive guide based on 25 years of meticulous research, Casselman explains how to create and use dyes derived from these unusual plants. Filled with expert...
$7.95
Strikking I Billedkunsten- Knitting in Art by Annemor Sundbo and translated by Carol Huebscher Rhoades
Shows how artwork can be used to discuss knitting history. The yarns and techniques found in old knitted remnants have been the springboard for these updated designs for knitters and anyone interested in cultural heritage. Includes 20 knitting projects. Softcover.
$55.00
Preserving Textiles by Harold F. Mailand and Dorothy Stites Alig
A practical guide for the nonspecialist, including individuals responsible for family heirlooms, private collectors, and employees of institutions that do not have professional conservation staffs. Softcover.
$20.00
I Tråd Med Tiden
Full-color images, Norwegian text, softcover.
$18.50
Batik, Tie Dyeing, Stenciling, Silk Screen, Block Printing by Francis J. Kafka
Stenciling, batik, block printing, tie dyeing, free-hand painting, silk-screen painting, as well as flocking and transferring pictures are all covered in this book. Over 350 illustration and complete step-by-step explanations. This is an unabridged republication of 1959 edition. 198 pp....
$11.95
Batik and Tie-Dye Techniques by Nancy Belfer
In this comprehensive, generously illustrated handbook, Nancy Belfer leads readers step-by-step through the techniques required to create imaginative and beautiful batiks and tie-dyed textiles. Over 100 photographs and 28 diagrams make it easier for even beginners to follow the various...
$10.95
Handplagg til Bunader og Folkedrakter by Heidi Fossness
Handplagg til Bunader og Folkedrakter is a spectacular presentation of original Norwegian hand coverings with instructions for making more than 100 inspiring reproductions of mittens, gloves, wrist warmers, and half-gloves using a variety of techniques, including knitting, crocheting, embroidery, and...
$110.00
Flatweaves From Fjord And Forest by Peter Willborg
This is the first book in English to celebrate the little-known woven art of Scandinavia. It contains 46 full-color plates of rare and unpublished examples of indigenous tapestry designs, all of which display an astonishing variety of pattern, geometric, floral,...
$34.95

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