Monday, 28 October 2013

Spiral Abstract IV

This is all going better than expected!  I've now finished the fourth one in the series, though it does have rather less stitching in it than the others.

Here's the design, as a transfer on the lining fabric on the back:

Then overstitched with running stitches to transfer it to the front:

And then stitched properly in chain stitch, with Gutermann silver metallic thread:

Just one more to do in the Abstract series.

Wednesday, 9 October 2013

Spiral Abstract III

Onto the third piece in the series.  Everything is the same as before other than the design, so without further ado, here it is:

Tacked through to the front of the fabric:

And stitched:


Thursday, 3 October 2013

Spiral Abstract II - stitching

With the design transferred to the front of the fabric, I just needed to stitch over it, with the same silver Gutermann metallic thread as before.

It's in three sections, so here's the first:

And the second:

And the third: