A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
News: Craftster Best of 2014 have been announced!  Check out the winning projects here!
Total Members: 301,312
Currently Running With Scissors:
524 Guests and 21 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Oregon in Gold  (Read 557 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
Homerof2
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 6488
Joined: 19-Jan-2006


View Profile
« on: April 19, 2014 09:36:56 PM »

I made this for my partner in the Embroidery Hoopla swap, the theme this round was Places.  I chose to make her state of Oregon and put a heart over her home town.  I used waste canvas for the first time.  I received some in a previous swap but never tried it until now.  I chose blue and gold as those are the State colors.

                      

A couple progress shots

   

Removing the waste canvas, which wasn't as easy as I thought it would be...

                  

A close-up to show the detail

                
« Last Edit: April 19, 2014 09:37:33 PM by Homerof2 » THIS ROCKS   Logged
MareMare
Global Moderator
Guest Blogger
Bath and Beauty Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Soapmakers do it with bubbles
Offline Offline

Posts: 19645
Joined: 25-Apr-2007

Don't be a soap licker


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: April 19, 2014 10:23:03 PM »

I love it! I'm guessing....Salem or Eugene?
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Soaps by MareMare Blog Updated! 2/12

~The 2015 Quiltalong! is up and chugging along! Come join us!~

Love painting your nails? Check out the Awesome Manicure Thread!
kittykill
Global Moderator
Guest Blogger
Needlework Moderator
Occasions and Holidays Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 32511
Joined: 25-Sep-2004

I got 99 problems, but a stitch ain't one.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: April 20, 2014 04:54:39 AM »

Great job. I was guessing Eugene too, Mare.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Homerof2
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 6488
Joined: 19-Jan-2006


View Profile
« Reply #3 on: April 20, 2014 07:15:04 AM »

and you're both right!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
BriannaB03
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 849
Joined: 08-Jan-2011


View Profile
« Reply #4 on: April 20, 2014 08:54:38 AM »

The stitching and detail is amazing!  and I love the progress shots. =)

THIS ROCKS   Logged

April, May, June 2015 Birthday Swap! is up and running!  Sign up 4/19-5/19

Pinterest!
My Etsy
chocolatebutton
« Reply #5 on: April 20, 2014 09:55:13 AM »

Ooh cute.. I like the detailed shot, looks very intricate.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
mdelilahcarlson
Offline Offline

Posts: 137
Joined: 20-Mar-2014

so many crafts, so little time...


View Profile WWW
« Reply #6 on: April 20, 2014 11:02:21 AM »

Beautifully done! Love the intricate stitch.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Make Papier-Mache
How to Make Christmas Photo Ornaments
How to Make an Earth Day Coloring Book for Kids
How to Make a Wreath Out of Old CDs
How to Make a Temporary Tattoo
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Mother's Day Fridge Clip
Robin crafts! Hello spring!
I Scream, You Scream...

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.