Long and short stitch
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As you probably know, I am very fond of the embroidery technique called long and short stitching, and I hope more and more people fall in love with it and see that it is actually not that scary and not that hard. Well, it is not that easy either and it requires some time and patience to get friendly with it. But it is totally worth it, isn't it? By today I actually have plenty of material on this blog about long and short stitch as well as needle painting. So I decided to gather it all up in…
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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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The long and short stitch is a series of straight stitches that interlock to fill in a larger shape. This embroidery fill stitch allows for a smooth transition of colors, giving the piece a blended effect. Whereas the satin stitch does a good job filling in small areas, the long and short stitch works great to fill in larger areas.
A beginner look at thread painting using long and short stitch. Remember that the first stitch is the hardest!
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Learn how to embroider a long and short stitch. This is commonly used in silk shading and thread painting and blends colors together nicely..
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A simple embroidery pattern, pink orchids using long & short stitch. In this video, I tried 2 different directions for long & short stitch, from edge to cen...
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