Free Project: Colors of Spring from The Embroidered Garden
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Free Project: Colors of Spring from The Embroidered Garden

I created a line of fine linen thread, Kazuko Aoki Original linen thread, dyed in twelve original colors. In my opinion, linen is the best material to use for embroidering flowers. It adds a slight matte quality to the colors and highlights the texture of the stitches. Download the PDF. from The Embroidered Garden: Stitching … Continue reading

Bringing Color into Your Home: An Interview with Kristin Nicholas
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Bringing Color into Your Home: An Interview with Kristin Nicholas

Kristin Nicholas, author of Colorful Stitchery and the forthcoming Crafting a Colorful Home. Roost Books: Color is the common theme in your work. Have you always been drawn to color? Kristin Nicholas: I have very early memories of distinct colors from when I was a little girl, so I suppose I have always been fascinated … Continue reading