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Basquiet; opposites; Lino printing project

One of my favourite bloggers – from whom I learn a great deal – is Luixe who writes The Genealogy of Style. He is a prolific, thorough blogger who comments on modern art, literature, fashion, photography and music. 604 more words

Fabric Printing

Embroidery Semi-Fiasco

Having had a rough time the other day with my embroidery, I decided to go back to the drawing board.

I searched online for designs that were made for a 2 inch x 2 inch space. 181 more words

Yakety Yak

Embroidery Fiasco

Last Friday I went to a sewing class. I had several cute machine embroidery designs that I wanted to stitch onto onesies.

My first stitch out was horrible. 214 more words

Yakety Yak

Machine Embroidery Unit 3 Texture Exercise

A few days ago I posted a drawing of tree bark.  It was the first part of an exercise on texture.  Today I completed the second part of the exercise.  210 more words

Wall Hanging

Module 4: Texture

I finally finished Module 4 of the Level 3 Design and Stitched Textiles (Machine Embroidery) course! WOOP!

The theme for this module was geological structure, which initially I thought was going to be really tough. 484 more words


A Little Applique Test with ScanNCut and Dream Machine

I’ve been meaning to do this little test for awhile. It’s simple: take a drawing of an applique shape and scan it on the ScanNCut for fabric cutting and scan it on the Dream Machine to create an applique embroidery file. 530 more words

Tips & Tricks

Distance Learning Machine Embroidery Unit 3

I’ve started working on the Distance Learning Machine Embroidery Unit 3.  The first section is all about Texture.

A few days ago I went for an enjoyable walk with my friend, Sandra, and her dog Bonnie.  362 more words

Distance Learning