S is for stitching

My work was recently featured in the new &Stitches blog header. For the piece, I decided to combine a number of different stitches in vibrant colors, and completely cover the fabric in embroidery. I was inspired, in part, by the sweater letters made by MaricorMaricar. This piece reverses their trend of stitching a letter made of patterns by surrounding a simple, satin-stitch letter with patterns. Here are some progress shots:

And here is the finished piece:

The letter S

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “S is for stitching

Discuss!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s