|Jodie F.: Challenge detail.|
|Jodie F.: Challenge: Layering stitches.|
|Jodie F.: Layering stitches.|
|Jan B.: Challenge: Layering stitches.|
|Jan B.: Inspired by her "muse".|
|Marine W.: Layering stitches.|
|Marine W.: Inspired by her muse...a geode.|
|Marine W.: Challenge detail.|
|Peggy G.: Challenge: Layering stitches.|
|Peggy G.: Inspired by her muse.|
|Alice A.: Challenge: Layering stitches. Alice told a story about growing up surrounded by farmland and how the fields change throughout the seasons. This piece "mapped" the seasons in the fields.|
|Alice A. : Challenge detail.|
|Ann Z. : Challenge: Layering stitches.|
|Susan G.: Challenge: Layering stitches.|
|Susan G.: Inspired by her muse.|
|Susan P.: Challenge: Layering stitches.|
Working with even the most basic stitches continues to intrigue and inspire me. There are so many possible ways to change and distort stitches and then add to that the many ways of combining them with each other!
Next post: Buttonhole variations and needle weaving.
Enrollment for the spring session of Jumpstart in Hand Stitching (3 evening sessions) and Hand Stitching Continued (7 evening sessions) is now ongoing. If you live in the Washington, DC area, considering joining me!