I am thrilled with the Sheep Pincushion now it is finished. The kit is from Lorna Bateman and it is one of two kits I bought to help me learn some new stitches and try some different types of embroidery. Whilst doing this kit I learnt how to do drizzle stitch and couching. I was also meant to have a go at stumpwork by making some thread covered horns but to be… Read More
I have finished the embroidery of the sheep pincushion and I am rather pleased with it. Next up is to trim the fabric and make it into a pin cushion but I need to take a deep breath before I do that.
I have finished the paisley cushion cover; I just need to sew it all together which I plan to do one wet weekend. In my bid to learn more embroidery skills I have identified a couple of kits through which I can learn some new stitches and techniques, hopefully gain more confidence and feel empowered to start coming up with my own ideas. I have mentioned before the course I was thinking… Read More