Thread painting

Explore the art of thread painting and learn how to create beautiful and intricate designs using thread. Discover tips, techniques, and inspiration to unleash your creativity and elevate your artwork.
Knitting, Stitches, Quilting, Crochet, Sewing Embroidery Designs, Basic Embroidery Stitches, Beginner Embroidery, Embroidery Stitches Tutorial, Needlework

Long and short stitch, also known as "thread-painting" or "needle-painting" is a challenging yet rewarding embroidery skill. Use this stitch to create color gradations and shading or highlighting to give your subjects a three dimensional look. Here are a few key ideas I have discovered through many hours of long and sh

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Angie Vargas
Phd Student, Student Studying, Textile Crafts, Quilting Projects, Hobbies And Crafts, Thread Painting, Creative Crafts, Embroidery Thread, Embroidery Works

Embroidery as a craft has flourished everywhere across the world. Whether it’s stunning artwork or cheeky cross-stitch on clothing and home goods, it’s always been an important part of our material culture. However, today, some people think of needlework as a dying art that is unsuited for our hectic lives. Well, this is not entirely true and there’s an online community that proves it.

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Louise Jolene
OF MICE AND raMEN: Needle Painting by Trish Burr Hand Embroidery, Motifs De Broderie, Hoa, Dieren, Hand Embroidery Designs, Punto Croce, Hand Embroidery Stitches, Resim, Bunga

These astounding needlework pieces are by self-taught embroiderer Trish Burr from Cape Town. She has written several books on the technique, contributed widely to magazines and teaches throughout South Africa and overseas. Trish lives in Cape town, South Africa with her husband and three children. Trish willingly shares her knowledge with fellow embroiderers, and in her own words she says, “We need to keep hand embroidery alive - if we hug our ideas to ourselves, they will become lost and…

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Elizabeth Maynard Hopper