Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Seizure-Inducing Peacock Embroidery

I sincerely hope this doesn't actually induce any seizures out there!!! It's just a lot of different colors.... and that was what I was going for with this rainbow peacock embroidery.
I'm no pro at embroidery (and I'm sure the pro's out there can tell), but I want to get better, so I stitched this up today.
I did some little french knots! Truth be told, I don't really actually know what they're supposed to look like because when they tell you how to do it on youtube, all you see in the finished result is a speck. But this looked fine to me, so I went with it.
The obligatory back-side photo. It looks crazy! Thanks to Artymess for inspiring me to do a little stitchin' with her radical and awesome embroideried ATCs and postcards (specifically these) :D
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4 comments:

Audio said...

OH WOW!!! It's so amazingly fabulous!!

Sam said...

This is just sensational! I love it! You are amazing, Kira.

I hope you feel better soon, I just read your most recent post - ugh, no fun at all :-(

AlwaysInspired said...

I love it! Reminds me of doodle stitching. Your french knots look lovely by the way. :)

Sarah said...

Ooooh, the colors are so vibrant and tasty! It's fabulous :-D