Aino-Maija Laitinen

Aino-Maija Laitinen

Aino-Maija Laitinen
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Helen Richman combines her love for wildlife and embroidering in her work. Helen first draws her design onto tissue paper to tack it onto white felt, with the resultant tacking stitches becoming her guide. She then employs a hand embroidery technique called “silk shading” using stranded cotton threads. Each needle will have one strand and Helen will have up to 10 needles being used at the same time. She then builds up the texture and colour of the fur slowly, creating a few stitches at a…

Helen Richman combines her love for wildlife and embroidering in her work. Helen first draws her design onto tissue paper to tack it onto white felt, with the resultant tacking stitches becoming her guide. She then employs a hand embroidery technique called “silk shading” using stranded cotton threads. Each needle will have one strand and Helen will have up to 10 needles being used at the same time. She then builds up the texture and colour of the fur slowly, creating a few stitches at a…

DIY Sweater Hat, Glove, & Scarf | Upcycle | Restyle | JenuineMom.com - in case of felting, reuse/upcycle

DIY Sweater Hat, Glove, & Scarf | Upcycle | Restyle | JenuineMom.com - in case of felting, reuse/upcycle

Yumiko Higuchi

Yumiko Higuchi

Ravelry: Project Gallery for 09 Grey Dress pattern by Rebecca Design Team - knit the honeycomb part longer (to my actual waist)

Ravelry: Project Gallery for 09 Grey Dress pattern by Rebecca Design Team - knit the honeycomb part longer (to my actual waist)

The W's

The W's

embroidery brooch by yumiko higuchi

embroidery brooch by yumiko higuchi

DROPS 171-26

DROPS 171-26

Assuming it's large and not cheap looking in person, it's a perfect casual tote

Assuming it's large and not cheap looking in person, it's a perfect casual tote

Frascos con crochet

Frascos con crochet

Hand Embroidery and... I started this blog to keep myself inspired and my fingers stitching. Perhaps others will be tempted to pick up a needle and thread and express themselves. Enjoy!

Hand Embroidery and... I started this blog to keep myself inspired and my fingers stitching. Perhaps others will be tempted to pick up a needle and thread and express themselves. Enjoy!