Page to Stitch: Painterly Poppies

 

So you’ve been working in your sketchbook and are really happy with the pages, but how can you translate that to fabric? Linda explores one method using quilting and painting to interpret the poppy studies from her sketchbook to make a small decorative panel.

Approximate run time: 19 minutes

Presenter: Linda Kemshall

So you've been working in your sketchbook and are really happy with the pages, but how can you translate that to fabric? Linda explores one method using quilting and painting to interpret the poppy studies from her sketchbook to make a small decorative panel.
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To join in with the ideas in this workshop you’ll need:

canvas (Linda uses a box canvas)
cotton fabric slightly larger than your canvas
wadding and backing also to suit
binding fabric to suit
printout of your flower photo
graphite pencil
tearaway stabiliser
sewing machine and sewing kit
sewing threads to suit
acrylic/fabric paints/inks
paintbrush

Don't miss the other video in this workshop...

Sketchbook Secrets: Painterly Pages

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