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Tapestry Crochet.

This program illustrates the crochet techniques as applied to tapestry making - also known as Jacquard, Mosaic or Hard Crochet, and it enables the craftsperson to create unique and sturdy clothing accessories, baskets and intricate wall hangings for only a few dollars worth of equipment. It differs from ordinary crochet in its texture, tension and the way colors are worked. This program thoroughly illustrates the basics of tapestry crochet, and demonstrates how this technique can be used to make a variety of craft items. Well produced and easy to follow, this videotape will be most helpful to anyone at or above middle school level interested in this technique or fiber arts in general.
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Author:Baker, David
Publication:School Arts
Article Type:Video Recording Review
Date:Apr 1, 1993
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