What Are Japan Threads?

new japan rainf colors

Originally posted 2011-07-11 07:15:33. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Japan Thread is a term for a type of metallic thread that is similar to the metals used in traditional metallic embroidery. Over the past several years Kreinik has greatly increased the number of colors of Japan Thread available (the picture is of the four newest) [...]

Great Backgrounds – Paper Three Ways – Technique Tuesday

petei our lady of guadalupe needlepoint, stitched by needlepoint expert janet m. perry

Originally posted 2012-04-24 06:48:02. Republished by Blog Post PromoterIf you look around, you’ll see plenty of examples of art on plain paper. Think of illustrations in Natural History books, book illustrations, illuminated manuscripts, or even many watercolors. Several years ago I started doing a series of needlepoint bugs designed by Mika Partridge (some currently available [...]