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Erica; Needleplay


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Series
Erica
Program
Needleplay
Program Number

207

Series Description

Needlework series with Erica Wilson. “Erica Wilson, noted American authority on needlework, invites the viewer to explore the exciting possibilities of indulging his creative and artistic talents. In this series of color videotaped 15 minute programs she illustrates the wide vocabulary of stitches used in many types of embroidery including traditional crewel, needlepoint, bargello, and crewel point.

As well as demonstrating these stitches, Erica gives professional hints on creating useful and decorative objects. She encourages personalizing an original or derived design through the selection of motif, materials, stitch, color, texture, and size. C. 1971-2 Series release date: 1971

Program Description

Today we're going to have fun and games. There are so many marvelous things you can do in needlework for your favorite sport. golf club covers for instance, tennis racket covers, backgammon boards and card tables. In fact it's almost more fun than the game itself.

Duration

00:31:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Instructional
Topics
Crafts
Creators
MacLeod, Margaret I. (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Erica; Needleplay,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 30, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_672B3096E81E40D8BDEDE98C4219B0CF.
MLA: “Erica; Needleplay.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 30, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_672B3096E81E40D8BDEDE98C4219B0CF>.
APA: Erica; Needleplay. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_672B3096E81E40D8BDEDE98C4219B0CF
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