[HNW] liquid "embroidery" --anyone tried this?

Johnna Holloway johnnae at mac.com
Wed Jun 16 19:21:37 PDT 2010

Our local group has emailed about designing and creating fabric--
one website that they mentioned is this one


Would it be possible to put your designs on fabric, order it by the  
yard, and then applique
the design onto the dress?

I thought at one time you could order trims done in this matter too.


On Jun 16, 2010, at 4:20 PM, Kathryn Newell wrote:

> Has anyone tried to use those liquid "embroidery"' pens?? I think  
> they are usually the brand "Aunt Martha". One gets a special  
> cardboard circle backing to absorb excess liquid, I think.
> I'm toying with the idea of using them to do heraldic "embroidered"  
> emblems to sew all over an SCA overgown. I seem to recall one plate  
> from Scheuette showing a medieval overgown (male? female?) with  
> heraldic motif badges. IFIC they were eagles???
> The idea of doing satin stitch Catherine Wheels on a zillion badges  
> to sew onto a gown is not exactly appealing...
> Where are those professional embroiderers when you want them? Or a  
> team of personal female attendants with nothing to do all day.....
> --Kathryn

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