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« Reply #10 on: February 27, 2012 06:42:22 AM »

I love this! I have a question for you. I was recently working on a french knot font, and I had to outline my letters first to keep the knots in order. Did you outline your silhouettes first or just knot it up?  Smiley
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Yes I did, with back stitches of same color as french knots.
I made the french knots very close to the back stitched line, so you can't see it.
I used two shades of color for each silhouette. Dark shade all around the silhouette (first layer, and nearest knots), and a lighter shade for more distant knots.
This accentuates the effect of movement, I think...
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« Reply #11 on: February 27, 2012 07:22:49 AM »

Very Cool!  Grin
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« Reply #12 on: February 28, 2012 09:52:55 AM »

What a great technique--it looks great.
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« Reply #13 on: June 10, 2012 08:29:56 AM »

Awesome:)
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« Reply #14 on: June 10, 2012 04:13:17 PM »

*Jaw just dropped* love it!
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« Reply #15 on: June 10, 2012 06:16:50 PM »

My little brothers would definetly go bananas over this!
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« Reply #16 on: June 21, 2012 12:55:36 PM »

That's really cool I loved your technique.
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