Thread Painted Portraits by Lea McComas,Janice Brewster,Ken Sanville

By Lea McComas,Janice Brewster,Ken Sanville

Award-winning artist Lea McComas stocks her secrets and techniques for sewing appealing and life like portrait quilts. study her fun-to-master thoughts today!

• start together with your favourite picture and take off on an inventive journey.
• select a mode for making a portrait background—from basic to extra complex.
• achieve a deeper realizing of portrait composition.
• Hone your thread-painting skills.
In Thread-Painted images, you’ll locate: • step by step directions for selecting a photograph, construction a history, sewing faces and completing your piece.
• professional recommendation on identifying the best materials and thread.
• A gallery of inspiring artwork.
• directions for creative binding options that transcend ordinary.
• Encouragement to unharness your internal artist.

Inspired via pictures from way of life, fiber artist Lea McComas makes use of sew artistry in items which have been exhibited around the kingdom and in Europe. From her studio in Colorado, Lea demanding situations herself to create paintings with the breath and soul of lifestyles, utilizing simply textile and thread.

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