By Ann Wheat Pace, crewel, crewel stitches, ribbon embroidery, silk ribbon

As mentioned in my previous post, here is an example of embroidery stitches, ie crewel, used on canvas. Ok, so its a little of ribbon embroidery too. Pink and purple flowers are chain stitch in silk ribbon. Blue flower petals are padded satin. Stem to the right is stem stitch with a laid filling background. […]

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