This area is to be found on Section 33 of the For Love of Stitching band sampler.
I was experimenting with varieties of chain stitch combining twisted chain and oyster stitch
Hand dyed silk thread.
Hand dyed cotton aida
The For Love of Stitching Band Sampler is 15 cm (6 inches) wide. It consists of different strips of fabric which are are stitched together to form one long strip. It currently measures 24.8 yards or 22.75 metres long and I have more bands to add.
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This is a very interesting stitch Sharon, and a lovely colour combination.
Thank you, Sharon, for sharing so generously with all of your advice and tutorials!!
Until you said something, I never really understood about commenting here. I do look at your blog every day. Hope this goes through
Hi Sharon, this looks fantastic…will email from our classs to let you know i have left a comment.
Love the colors of this combo — thread and aida! I also like how the two stitches go together.
Well so far, no problem posting a comment.
Sharon, I just wanted to thank you for all of the personal attention, education, and encuragement you provided to each of us in your online Sumptuous Surface Embroidery class as we near the end. I don't look at images the same. I never thought i would be able to design my own embroidery!!!! I look forward to taking your online Encrusted Crazy Quilting class in October. I also loved taking class from you in Connecticut in April. I am sorry I will miss your classes in Ct next April. You are the best! Marianne Squire Maszer