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Fabric Printing By The Bedafin 2001 Process (Dryad Leaflet No. 149)

By: Hobson, Anthony

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Leicester, England, Dryad Handicrafts: 1954

Edition: Trade Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: A38468

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade paperback booklet with self covers and a stapled spine. The covers have some wrinkling and tidemarking. The text pages are clean and bright. During the First World War, the Dryad Works provided a Leicester hospital with off-cuts of cane for basket-making by wounded soldiers. There was a growing demand for cane and other craft materials for use in occupational therapy and in schools. Peach set up another offshoot of his business, Dryad Handicrafts, to supply this demand. He was convinced of the importance of craftwork in education but only if standards were hi... View more info