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« on: March 09, 2012 01:29:27 PM »

I made this for Round 7 of the Embroidery Hoopla. I decided to do a hoop using negative space and this is what I came up with.



I liked the idea of a geisha out watching fireworks. I outlined the silhouette in backstitch as a guide. Then I did running stitches to make the fireworks.

Here's a close-up. Something my camera rarely let's me do, even if it is a bit blurry.Tongue

 
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« Reply #1 on: March 09, 2012 01:33:12 PM »

It looks great!
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« Reply #2 on: March 09, 2012 01:35:33 PM »

That is awesome.  I love all the colours.  Such a cwl idea Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: March 13, 2012 03:14:57 PM »

How clever! I love the colors.
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« Reply #4 on: April 13, 2012 06:05:42 AM »

How fun! I love it!
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