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Manea
« on: January 19, 2012 06:22:19 AM »

Hey all, I thought I'd share my first completed embroidery inspired by artwork made by Scott Derby. This piece took me ages to complete as I spent most of my time debating to bin it for lack of 'perfection'. Tell me does that feeling ever go away or am I likely to nit pick forever?!


No complicated stitches used, split stitch, back stitch, seed etc. As I really need to get the basics down first.

Anyway hope you like it Smiley x
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« Reply #1 on: January 19, 2012 06:32:01 AM »

very cute!  And yes, you will always be your own worst critic.  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: January 19, 2012 08:42:40 AM »

I really like this, great job!
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Funny, I don't remember being absentminded...

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« Reply #3 on: January 19, 2012 12:26:07 PM »

Thank you both of you Smiley It's incredibly nerve wracking posting on here with so many talented crafters >_<
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« Reply #4 on: January 19, 2012 03:11:54 PM »

love it!  both the design and your work, well done!
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« Reply #5 on: January 19, 2012 04:56:14 PM »

I think it looks great!  I've been doing embroidery for years and your satin stitch looks much better than mine.  And yes, you will always be your own worst critic.
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« Reply #6 on: January 19, 2012 10:01:39 PM »

Awesome.  Great movie, wonderful embroidery!
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« Reply #7 on: January 20, 2012 05:05:42 AM »

Wow thank you, I have no words <3

I'll take this as a sign to do more ^_^
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« Reply #8 on: January 20, 2012 08:38:37 PM »

Wow thank you, I have no words <3

I'll take this as a sign to do more ^_^

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« Reply #9 on: January 21, 2012 06:33:41 AM »

That's so great!
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