For people using Sharon B's Stitch files to build a personal resource file, discuss, share photos, and join a free form stitch along. No strict deadlines. As modules are released, share a photo and join in.See More
"One word of caution: threads left on koma a l-o-n-g time can become quite tightly curled when you unspool them--especially when you get down close to the spindle of the koma. That makes them more of a challenge to control. Don't ask me how I…"
"I sounds to me like it is Chinese gold. I have some of this kind of thread that was given to me.
I would put it on a pair of koma to couch it, reinforcing the paper twist on the core as you wind it. I also doubt that it is real gold. The Japanese…"
"Hi Kay, welcome to stitching fingers and to the Japanese embroidery group. Nice to see you here. I am a student of Margaret Lewis' in the UK and know your name through JEC but nice to finally 'meet' you.
Off to check out your website…"
For those who have already done some of this work, those who are admirers of the style and would like to make a start and also just for curious enquirers.A quick reminder: If you have a question to ask or something you want others' views, opinions and replies to, please post it in the Discussion Forum and not the Comment Wall. Many thanks!See More
Hi Kay, welcome to stitching fingers and to the Japanese embroidery group. Nice to see you here. I am a student of Margaret Lewis' in the UK and know your name through JEC but nice to finally 'meet' you.