1. May, 2022

I am Fascinated with the endless Possibilities of Digital Overlays

I have become an advocate of layering in many ways and the move to using my own digital photographs with opacity adjustments opens a whole new realm of possibilities for stitch design and texture enhancement. This photoshop creation is a good example. Imagine how you could create the texture of the bark with the allium head being stitched on top - Large French knots or tiny pompoms of beads for the allium flowers spikey stitches or couched for the seed head stalks. Is it cheating or just another design tool to enhance the work I attempt