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Thread Painting

Jul 20, 2010
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This is my first attempt at thread painting (aka free motion embroidery). This was all done on the sewing machine using a straight stitch, and a modified zig-zag stitch. I completed most of the hat on 2 layers of medium cut-away backing, then trimmed off the excess, and finished it on the jacket to attach it. The face was done directly on the jacket.

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  1. User avater David Marsh September 12th

    I like your effort

  2. User avater Mary Shafer September 7th

    i really like it

  3. User avater tobyelliott November 24th

    nice painting... great work. well done.

  4. User avater jackpiter May 14th

    Very creative work.. Really good

  5. User avater juanbell March 27th

    Wow...Nice work

  6. User avater philipmcnabb March 16th

    Awesome....Beautiful work

  7. mickervine March 13th

    woww super stuff

  8. hookedonsewing September 14th

    That's outstanding!How did you learn the technique? I've been wanting to learn free form embroidery for some time now but couldn't find a good book to refer to. Any suggestions?

  9. kwtxn August 3rd

    WOW -simply outstanding.
    kwtxn

  10. lauraflo July 20th

    Beautiful! You have really mastered thread painting if this is your first attempt.

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