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Stupendous Stitching - just the start...

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Created in this Craftsy class

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 Home Decor
Style Casual
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What materials did you use? Cotton calico painted with silk fabric paints. Various embroidery thread and braids. Polyester quilt wadding.

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What are you most proud of? That I completed it. It just got better looking with each stage.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Go for it!! Experiment and be prepared to get hooked :-)

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Great colours!

05/25/2012 Flag

Looks wonderful

05/28/2012 Flag

What stitch did you use for the little blue and purple "bows"?

06/01/2012 Flag

Hi. It is called a 'sheaf stitch', it is a few parallel straight stitches with another straight stitch in the middle, at right angles, to pull them in like a wheat sheaf.

06/01/2012 Flag

very nice colours!

06/12/2012 Flag

this looks increadably diffucult

08/26/2014 Flag