Wednesday 23 October 2013

Stupendous Stitching!

Recently I signed up for an online class with Craftsy called 'Stupendous Stitching'.  The class is taught by Carol Ann Waugh and, is all about making fibre art using a combination of couching, decorative machine stitching, hand stitching and quilting.  It was a really fun experience following along as Carol (who is easy to understand and has a great sense of humour) explains each of the techniques step by step.

After I had watched the class through for the first time, I thought that it would be the perfect medium for making some embroidery hoop art!  So, as I was practising the techniques, I made this sampler which I have hooped up into a piece of artwork!  I really liked the techniques I learned and I shall certainly be using them again.  I am very pleased with my finished sampler.



  1. That is truly beautiful. YOU are so talented, and your talent just grows, and grows! Sunshine and Love

    1. Thank you so much! I was pleased with how it turned out and I'm going to be making some more... it was really fun to make!

  2. How unusual! It is nice to see something different - well done! xx

  3. It was nice to do something a bit different!


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