Friday, 18 August 2017

Friday Homework for Lesson 32: Chinese Cross Stitch

Oh, the Chinese Cross Stitch was a fun stitch to work!

On the linen I had a wee bit of trouble as the thread and fabric are of similar shades.

Real enjoyment was had on making this funky free form embroidery, though.

I placed French Knots and beads in some of the squares.

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    1. Try it on a cq seam, if you still have room on your wip!

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  2. Chinese cross stitch hmmm. It looks like it is written in kanji .

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  3. loving the white work piece and the funky form works well too

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  4. A happy group of Chinese Characters. White on white sometimes tests a person's patience. Looks perfect to me.

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  5. The freeform version looks like lots of fun! A country dance in stitchery...

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  6. Well, that stitch is a great success.

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  7. That stitch looks great formal or free form.
    Beautiful work, Queenie.

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  8. This stitch worked on linen and worked free form look very good. yet to restart my routine.

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  9. I've seen this stitch before, but never tried it. I think it's perfect for freestyle embroidery. I like your stitches on the red fabric.

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