Tagged with Thread Painting

Tiny Thread Painting Tip #2

Surprise Yourself When it comes to painting a background, reach for the variegated threads. Either tonal (various tints and shades of one colour) or multi-colour will work. These will add interest without having to change spools – just keep on stitchin’! One of my absolute favourite discoveries has been Linda Palaisy’s hand-dyed threads. They are artisanal … Continue reading

Tiny Thread Painting Trick

Try it, you’ll like it!   When stitch drawing or sketching (“thread painting- lite”), consider stitching your drawing twice. Make the first round in a thread that blends well into the background. This can help with: – the placement of the motif – practicing the fluid drawing motion – adding interest, shading or depth to … Continue reading

The wheels are on the bus

… and we are ready to hit the road to Spring Market! Threads: The Basics & Beyond has a fresh face. We received new galley copies for final edits and this is the newest version of the cover. It features a basic, 6 step color wheel (primary and secondary colors only) thread painted with 4 … Continue reading