Tag Archives: hand stitch
a couple of flowers/trees have appeared: not sure anything else is needed – apart from the stitching of course 🙂
What have I been doing? – basically stitching very slowly – the same thing over and over again, hence the lack of posts. The ground cloth is now fully stitched – here be pics: These above would be the tree. … Continue reading
It’s that time of year – hibernation – stillness – stitching continues – pictures – not words (except to say the light is not good – the colours are much richer and deeper than they appear).
Stage 1 of day 2 – added a few more pieces to the base of the cloth. Stage 2: I decided to add a backing for the ground as I have been finding it increasingly difficult to piece this without … Continue reading
A reminder of the Gaia’s Garden cloth so far: Before adding to the cloth I have decided to work on filling the centre square with stitch – theory being that it will be easier to do this first – I … Continue reading
The second technique I have been playing with is weaving fabric without a foundation, ie just like weaving threads. The previous cloth weaving I’ve done has been with the strips/warp attached to a piece of fabric. With this method the … Continue reading