Machine Embroidered Flowers, Woodlands and Landscapes, Paperback

Machine Embroidered Flowers, Woodlands and Landscapes Paperback


Learn how to create beautiful machine-embroidered pictures of gardens, flowers, landscapes and woodlands using various combinations of just two simple machine stitches.

All the techniques are broken down into clear, step-by-step instructions, with numerous helpful photographs and a great range of inspirational pieces.

Alison 'paints' her threads on to hand-coloured backgrounds, blending her stitches and achieving stunning results.

The raised effects of the embroidery produce a beautiful three-dimensional look and her clever use of perspective is effective and easily achieved.

This book covers everything, including the materials required; how to compose a picture from photographs that have inspired you; achieving perspective; light and shade; painting backgrounds; and all the basic stitch techniques you need to know.

Detailed instructions explain how to create realistic flowers, trees, foliage and much more, and there are eight stunning step-by-step projects so that you can put into practice your newly acquired skills .This is a must-have instructional and inspirational book for anyone interested in free-motion embroidery.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 144 pages, 440 colour
  • Publisher: Search Press Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Embroidery crafts
  • ISBN: 9781844483457



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