Friday, 20 March 2009

Chapter 4 Decorate with Stitchery

Hand embroidered spiral samples

Sample 1
running stitch spirals on plain blue background

Sample 2
chain stitch spiral in 2 shades of blue and 2 shades of orange
on a orange monoprint on blue background

Sample 3
blue and orange on plain orange background

1 Chain stitch
2 Cable Chain stitch
3 Basque stitch
4 Scroll stitch
5 Berwick stitch
6 Scroll stitch
7 Basque stitch

Sample 4
blue monoprint on orange background

1 Alternating Barred Chain stitch
2 Reversed Buttonhole Bar
3 Palestrina stitch
4 Buttonhole stitch
5 Chain stitch
6 Cable Chain stitch
7

Sample 5
Couched orange dishcloth thread on monoprint background

Machine embroidered spiral samples

Sample 1

orange thread wound on bobbin and stitched with loose tension
on plain blue background

Sample 2

orange thread wound on bobbin and stitched with loose tension
I think it needs more stitching added to it ????



Sample 3

orange dishcloth thread machine couched
on to monoprint background

Sample 4

orange and blue dishcloth thread machine couched
on to monoprint background

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