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I should not admit this (but here I go). The name Drysdale reminds me of the old TV show "The Beverly Hillbillies". The banker and neighbor was Mr Drysdale with his hysterical wife, Mrs. Drysdale.
With deepest apologies to Rosemary Drysdale.
Pulled work has it roots in English and Danish embroidery. Pulled Work is the pulling of threads stitched so tight that the ground material, canvas or linen, come together to form artistic holes in your design.
This book shows 100 different stitches which can be used to create Pulled Work. I think mixing this with needlepoint (and I have seen it done) is just wonderful.
Piublished in 1978 by Charles Scribner's Sons, this is a hard bound book with 127 pages.
This is a former library book, it is in incredible condition. Except for the Library stamps on the inside front cover and a small sticky area on the inside back cover where they must have removed the library card holder, It is in perfect condition.
The pages are clean and bright and the binding is perfect.