If you tried out the My Beading Heart Tutorial and got hooked on the art of embellishment, here’s a great next project to get some practice in. I beaded mine on my well-loved Joe Fresh denim shirt (I loooove Joe Fresh), but like the heart […]
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My materials: Embroidery needle – a beading needle is needed if you are using small seed beads. 2 strands of DMC embroidery floss (can use fishing line) Size 6 glass Czech beads – assorted coloursMuslin fabric (can use many fabrics as a foundation – linen, […]
Join me this Fall at Hello Studios by Lovisart for 3 Textile Arts Workshops! Weaving Workshop – Warp and Weft 101 Thursday, October 25 at Hello Studios by Lovisart 6-9pm $60 + HST Needle Felting Workshop Saturday, November 10 at Hello Studios by Lovisart 10am […]
Here’s a quick how-to video of the Long and Short Stitch, a stitch I use all the time when embroidering animals. It can look like fur or feathers, esp when done so it isn’t so consistent… I wanted to show the basics of the stitch […]
Beause EVERYBODY has to stop what they’re doing when the cat needs attention. This video has no sound to distract you from the beauty of Stella. haha!
Here’s a quick how-to video of Embroidered French Knots. Pull thread up from the back and wrap the thread around the needle 3 – 4 times. Gently hold the thread while putting the needle back through the fabric very close where you came up. Continue […]
I am proud to be exhibiting my work again at the Canadian Tulip Festival – at Lansdowne Park – The Art and Culture Tulip Experience Activities Art Gallery. I have two pieces on display (update: Now SOLD!) and I will also be giving a demonstration […]