Search Press:A-Z Of Stumpwork. With its beginnings in 17th century England, stumpwork is making a revival today. Come join us for an exciting journey into the world of raised embroidery. This book contains over 400 step-by-step photographs and twenty fabulous designs. Softcover; 144 pages. Published Year: 2014. ISBN 978-1- 78221-177-8. Imported.