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Stupendous Stitching: Adventures in Surface Design taught by Carol Ann Waugh

Set your sewing machine and imagination free in this fun exploration of embroidery designs, decorative sewing machine stitches, couching and binding.

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Category Quilting
Type Quilt
Style Art
wollig on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? Handdyed cotton (old linen, snow dyed with Stof tot Verven Procion MX: Red MX-5B and Blue MX-G ), Handspun artyarns (merino, silk, mohair, art batts), all purpose sewing thread (thick and thin), metallic and gradient sewing thread, DMC embroidery floss.

wollig on craftsy.com

My second project. Had a lot of difficulties making it, despite of that I had a lot of fun and learned a lot. The hand dyed cotton was challenging; only two main colors with lot's of contrast in lightblue and deep redviolet. Finding the balance in intensity and hue was difficult. I have spend hours and hours making little running stitches, I loved that part the most

02/10/2014 Flag

What I love about this piece is how you emphasized the two colors and had your couching lines follow the fabric design. I think this is a very successful piece and your handwork is gorgeous!

02/11/2014 Flag

Love it! Has a lot of movement. Kind of reminds me of lava.

02/23/2014 Flag