Acanthus leaf sample – a bit more shading

The shading is coming along.  A bit more added, to the left hand half: This uses one strand of 1910, as before, but with one strand of 1908 (the same shade as used for the outline). The second half too: That’s the shading done – time to start filling in the rest next.

Acanthus leaf sample – a bit of shading

Dear me, it’s been a long time since my last post – I’ve been rather busy with other, non-sewing, things, so sorry about that.  I’m getting back to my stitching now, though, so things should get back to normal soon. I’ve made a start on adding some colour, starting with the darkest shade, Madeira 1912, – Read the full article…