Work done for City and Guilds Level 3 Certificate in Embroidery with Distant Stitch.

Thursday, 3 May 2012

"Virtual Seminole"

Taking refuge in my studio from the (endless) snooker on TV, I started playing around with Photoshop, cropping, copying and pasting my pictures of my monoprinted fabrics to make a patchwork block, which I then turned and cropped again, into several different strips.  I turned each alternate strip upside down and copied and pasted it all.  A very easy way of doing virtual patchwork (easier to do than to explain).  An enjoyable evening, livened by Scarlatti playing in the background.


  1. This looks fascinating. I've caught up with your blog all really effective, keep it up !
    Thanks for the message on my blog and your kind words. Lovely to be in touch.


  2. Thanks for your encouragement Catherine! Trying now to put together my first composite sheet. I teach too and think I'm trying too hard to apply my 'display' skills!!! I love your new
    seminole and like the idea of producing it electronically....
    Best wishes Amanda