Paper Embroidery Christmas Cards

I found this wonderful free pattern for paper embroidery Christmas cards (2008/02/12) at the Wild Eyed Wonderfuls blog. I made my first card exactly like the ones from the blog site and promptly forgot to take a picture of it. Then I got … Continue reading -›

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Paper Embroidered Christmas Cards – Christmas Tree

Paper Embroidery - Christmas Tree Card with beadsSometimes I want to change things up a bit, so instead of making printed cards I do paper embroidered one. Here are a few simple one one of Christmas trees. For paper embroidery instructions check out this page. Find a … Continue reading -›

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Embroidering Words on Paper

original posting date – February 22/2008 After creating my first paper embroidery items, I just had to try to use it with words. I used Photoshop and a font that is quite bold to start with and then applied bold on top of that. Then I realized that using Photoshop’s stroke path option with the […]

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Paper Embroidery Ornament – Abstract Graphic

original posting date – November 18/2008 Yesterday I came across these embroidery patterns at the ‘Pin Tangle’ blog. It has been quite a while since I did some paper embroidery and those pattern just shouted to me to be done. The one pattern I embroidered turned out quite well.  I mounted it on a CD […]

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Paper Embroidery Owls from Simple Graphics

original posting date – February 25/2008 Never one to be satisfied with simple designs, I just had to experiment with creating my own templates. As paper embroidery templates have the needle piercing marks I thought it would be easy to take a simple graphic or create one and then use the ‘stroke’ option in Photoshop […]

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Paper Embroidery ATC Cards

After my introduction to paper embroidery I just had to play around with it some more to see what I could come up with. As I like to work with small items I started with ATC cards. original posting date – February 25/2008 Paper Embroidery Geisha ATC Card On Saturday’s shopping trip I checked out […]

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Paper Embroidery Links

original posting date – February 22/2008 I have gathered a number of links both in English and German. English Links Embroidery on Cards Embroidery on Cards techniques Card Inspirations: Intro to stitching on cards Handcrafted Greetings: Paper Embroidery Prick ‘n Stitch: Stitching Tips Studio 3D String Art Fun Math Cats German Links Basteln mit Friedel […]

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Paper Embroidery – Faden Grafik

original posting date – February 20/2008 After discovering Iris Folding I came across Paper Embroidery or Faden Grafik (thread graphic) as it is called in German. An extensive search showed me sites with instructions on how it is done and patterns. I have discovered that it looks like the ‘String Art’ designs I remember from […]

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