Fabrics in Needlepoint – Gingham and More

Ghostly Treater (unfinished)

In yesterday’s post, we looked at how to create versions of three tweeds in needlepoint stitches. Today we’ll look at four additional fabrics that can easily be rendered in needlepoint. Denim is, like tweed, woven with different colors for the warp and weft. We don’t see the warp color, usually white, as much as feel […]

Needlepoint Japanese Landscapes

Hasui Fuji Cherry

Originally posted 2012-12-03 06:56:32. Republished by Blog Post PromoterIt’s an on-going question: How do I convey in needlepoint elements in art so they don’t look flat and dull? The problem happens because needlepoint stitches and threads have texture, giving it a third dimension, while works of art are two-dimensional. All too often something gets lost […]