Colour combinations

Project Description

What are you most proud of? Colour combination as it was quite random What advice would you give someone starting this project? just try it, you will have so much fun

What you will need

  • Fabric
  • acrylic paint
  • threads in different colours
  • sari yarn
  • different couching materials including wool
  • rope and embroidery yarn.

Q&A with Petra Pilkingto

Carol Ann Waugh asked:
The texture you created makes me want to reach through my computer screen and touch! Love all the stitching. How did you create those circles???
Petra Pilkingto answered:
Thank you so very much . Aren't those circles great? It is called Peking,Chinese or blind knot and is used in Chinese silk embroidery. Great instructions for the knot on embroidery.rocksea.org/stitch/knots..
jmulc121 asked:
I love this piece! Your work is so inspirational! Thanks for sharing.
Petra Pilkingto answered:
Thank you. Putting paint to fabric really brings it to life and creates another layer of texture.
AnnJones asked:
Just delicious!!
Petra Pilkingto answered:
Thank you so much