The creative handwork returns slowly, but surely back into our lives. It is unimportant, however, to specify the kind of handwork that is required, when the end result is individual, unique and charming.
In today’s article we are again addressing the topic”tapestry”. This time we would like to present you not only for the creative embroidery techniques by Tapestry sticks But also draw your attention to the practical implementation of an embroidered work of art.
More and more people are striving for an optimal organization of everyday life, so that they can have more free time, for which now great plans are already forged. Have you always wanted to learn to embroider and beautify clothes or home accessories? However, we are crazy about it and therefore offer you inspiration and simple instructions on how to create your first embroidery picture.
Embroidery learning- the foundations
Before we begin learning the actual embroidery, let us look at which materials are best suited to our purpose.
1) Pencil and paper
The best helpers of all creative people also play an important role in embroidering. The motif you want to embroider is first drawn on paper.
2) Fabric / solid fabric, eg Aida
For a good reason there are special fabrics, which facilitate the embroidery. You will get everything you need for embroidery, in addition to expert advice, in every short-dress shop or in the material department.
3) Thread / Yarn
You can embroider with both yarn and fine thread. The means for the purpose depend on your actual idea.
4) embroidery needle
A pin is slightly pointed and larger than the conventional one. The better you are prepared for embroidery, the easier it will be to learn.
A framework is beneficial for anyone who works creatively. An embroidery frame has the special function not only to determine the format, but also to give the fabric the right tension.
6) Template / Idea
Last but not least, you should have an idea that you want to bring to the fabric. For those who want to concentrate first on the technical, we offer a link to the Download of Stickbilders And templates.
No matter how complicated a new challenge appears, it can be explained and taught by simple and logical techniques. Let’s look at the basic techniques of embroidery!
The oldest and most famous embroidery technique is undoubtedly the cross stitch. Thanks to this technology, the embroidery images are completely and completely effective. Get the most out of the included video tutorial!
Backstitch / quilting stitch
With the technique described, you can make a graphic design even more credible and meaningful.
Also an old embroidery technique, which belongs to the line stitches. The technique is suitable both for the filling of whole motifs, as well as for the conversion of curved lines.
Flat stitch / satin stitch
If you have embroidered or pre-embroidered your design, you can use this technique to embroider and fill the contours between the contours.