Fiona Goble, Illustrated by Clemency Bunn - All books by this author
Knitting enthusiasts will get into the Christmas spirit right away when they open this evocatively illustrated book. It combines a charming selection of holiday-themed knitting projects with an illustrated presentation of Clement Clarke Moore’s classic poem, ’Twas the Night Before Christmas. Beautiful full-page and full-color Christmas illustrations capture the holiday spirit, and many of the book’s pictures feature knitted items based on characters and objects cited in the beloved Christmas poem. Among them are a knitted Saint Nicholas, his reindeer, a Christmas wreath, Christmas dolls, and a large Christmas stocking. Best yet, knitters can reproduce each one of these items for themselves. Author Fiona Goble presents detailed directions for knitting each Christmas itemten projects in total. Knitters who complete all of these projects will have a wonderful set of holiday decorations for their home or their Christmas tree. The book’s opening chapter was prepared especially for inexperienced knitters. It reviews basic knitting techniques as an introduction to the book’s projects. NOTE - Book covers are subject to change.
About The Author:
Fiona Goble has published previous books that instruct on making soft toys. She contributes to many crafts magazines and teaches sewing.
About The Illustrator:
Clemency Bunn earned a degree in fine art of Aberystwyth University in Wales. She has worked as a science illustrator and has designed and illustrated stage scenery for the theater.
Hardcover / 64 Pages / 8 1/2 x 10 3/4 / 2011