Create your own lifelike quilted images as you learn a variety of thread-painting skills. Textile artist Pam Holland will guide you step by step from thread-painting fundamentals to amazing techniques for outlining your image, creating true-to-life textures, blending colors beautifully and more.
Get to know renowned quilter and thread-painter Pam Holland as she walks you through the basics of thread painting. Along the way, you'll learn how to select and capture the perfect photo for your thread-painting project. Pam will also give you tips for transferring your photographs to fabric.
Find out what essential materials you'll need for your thread-painting project. Pam will help you choose the background fabric, threads and needles that will work wonders for your thread-painting projects.
Begin your project as Pam shows you where to start and how to illustrate with your sewing machine as you practice on a picture of slippers. You'll also find out how to bring texture to your thread paintings and enhance it by modifying the direction of your stitches.
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