Beginner | 37 min
Taught by Rebecca Ringquist
Once you have a grasp of basic stitches, you can start designing in embroidery. Rebecca will show you how to turn found images into embroidery, as well as suggesting places to go looking for interesting text styles and motifs. Learn how to add vintage images, repeat patterns, layers and texture to your embroidery projects.
Learn how to:
  • Selecting a design
  • Preparing design for transfer
  • Transferring a design
  • Working with Sulky Solvy
  • Embroidering with backstitch, couching, and split stitch
  • Creating an iron-on transfer
  • Working with found imagery and text

What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow lesson on transferring images for embroidery
  • 7 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Itemized supply list
  • Step-by-step instruction by expert instructor Rebecca Ringquist
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students


Chapters
Overview
00:27
Working with images
02:10
01:50
Sulky Solvy Technique
06:57
08:22
03:51
Iron-on Transfer Technique
06:00
08:15
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
Materials:
  • Images to transfer
  • tracing paper
  • masking tape
  • embroidery hoop
  • paper and embroidery scissors
  • permanent marker
  • pencil
  • embroidery and tapestry needles
  • beeswax
  • thread (pearle cotton or embroidery thread)
  • fabric or found embroidery
  • water soluble stabilizer
  • iron-on transfer pen
Discussion
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Transcript
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