The weather has finally cooled off enough to be up in my studio working! I finished up my first Jasmine Sling Bag. I used Essex Linen to accent the main panel. I embroidered a gorgeous boho butterfly design from Urban Threads on some black batik from Connecting Threads.
I recently discovered I could embroidery lace. At first, I just couldn’t wrap my head around how it worked! I’ve done a few designs now and it makes perfect sense… mostly. I ran across this on the Urban Threads site and figured I’d give it a go! Here is a video from my IG, it… Continue reading Lace Snowflakes
I did some experimental embroidery over the weekend. It’s obvious I’m going to need to invest in some sore of program to resize, etc, some designs. I have a pretty basic machine that will go up to 5×7, but there are a lot of designs I actually want a little smaller than 4×4 which is… Continue reading Experidery
I’ve really been enjoying my embroidery machine! I had originally got it on a whim, with the idea of launching a second business, which while still an option, isn’t going to happen any time soon. Rambling around IG I ran across a company called Urban Threads which creates ‘alternative’ themed embroidery art and designs that… Continue reading Near and Deer