Stupendous Stitching: Adventures in Surface Design »
InstructionsThis project was so fun to do because there were no rules! I simply let my imagination run wild and let each decorative element lead me to the next step.
Type of item: Home Decor
Batik fabric, assortment of cording and decorative fibers, lots of great threads.
What was your inspiration?
I just let myself be led by colors and textures and stumbled into a happy design.
What are you most proud of?
I'm happy that I tried so many new techniques. For instance, the rattail binding is a great finishing touch. I'm excited to start another project.
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Make the effort to create your stitch bible. It was worth the time because I now have a wonderful stitch reference. It provided practice for some of the techniques needed on the actual project.