[HNW] Extant Examples of German Embroidery
laren at webcon.net.au
Thu Apr 14 22:12:44 PDT 2005
At 03:08 PM 15/04/2005, you wrote:
>>>But your blackwork was amazing. Keep it up.
>>>Thanks for that. And I have to keep the blackwork up, it's not finished
>It says it's not finished, right there on your site. I'm doing blackwork
>for my Ren. Faire character, and it's not going well. The fabric is too
>thin, the thread is too thick, and it looks pretty awful after hours of
>work. I may have to start all over with different fabric and thread. Oh
>well, it will be good for a demo even if I can't wear it by opening day.
> CarolynKayta Barrows
Are you doing counted blackwork? The shirt I'm working on is surface
embroidery, much more forgiving! But it is starting to drag now. I knew it
would be a big project, but I just want to be able to wear it and get onto
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