I am keeping no WIP photos for this project. The dark fabric makes my eyes more tired than light fabrics. After 3 attempts, I finally able to find the right fabric for tambour work. And as a beginner in tambour work, I prefer plainly woven fabrics. No tulle nor complex weaves. Threads would easily get caught in the hook.
Started July 19, 2009
Finished July 26, 2009
After 20 Hours
Beads, metallic threads, polyester sewing threads and embroidery cotton threads on blue cotton indian sari
(Spanish word for peace)
While embroidering, I decided that this will be a sampler of patterns with beads and metallic threads. There are so many ways to combine colors and sizes and other materials, including sequins and gold threads and bullions.
Here is the original drawing.
Handarbeit / Stickerei in Berlin, Deutschland.