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Downloadable, printable instructions featuring creative contemporary stitch!

Coming . . .  Downloadable, printable instructions

It will be an opportunity to learn new ideas, explore potentials, and invent your own ideas along the way.

This will be an opportunity to explore one aspect of embroidery in various ways, such as ‘couching’ which is basically over-sewing another thread, yard, cord, etc in place. You will learn various ways to couch, based on the threads, fabrics, and colours you have available. Learn different approaches to couching, different scales, different patterns, and more.

You will learn not only how to work a stitch, but also its various approaches too.

The pdf’s will have illustrations, images, to get you started.

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