Saturday, April 14, 2018

Susan Makes Sense

Vicky DeAngelis is taking a class from Susan Portra who recommends stitching with one's stretcher bars on top of the canvas, not under them, so Vicky is giving it a try.  Susan's reasons for mounting a canvas this way make sense.  Maybe the next small piece I work on I'll try it.
http://mostlyneedlepoint.com/so-whats-new-pussycat-2/

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2 comments:

  1. I always stitch "in the well" and it not only keeps the canvas clean but it also makes it easier to start and stop threads.

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  2. And I'm the opposite—I find it harder to stitch this way. As always, this comes down to personal preference.

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