Embroidery 101: Satin Stitch

Embroidery 101 series focuses on basic stitches. This video is on the satin stitch which is the fundamental "color fill" stitch.

Embroidery 101: Radial Satin Stitch        

Embroidery 101 series focuses on basic stitches. This video is on the radial satin stitch which is an extension of satin stitch for circular & curved space filling.

Embroidery 101: French Knots

Embroidery 101 series focuses on basic stitches. This video is on the french knot which is a textured stitch useful for filling, textured points, and much more.

Embroidery 101: Leaf Stitch

Embroidery 101 series focuses on basic stitches. This video is on the herringbone style leaf stitch which is the fundamental stitch for leaves in my patterns.

Embroidery 101: Stitch Tucking

Embroidery 101 series focuses on basic stitches. This video is on the technique of stitch tucking which is an addition to the herringbone style leaf stitch to allow for more curved leaves without bunching.

Embroidery 101: Brick Stitch

Embroidery 101 series focuses on basic stitches. This video is on Brick Stitch, a space filling stitch that provides a uniform texture with the appearance of brick-work.

Embroidery 101: Back Stitch

Embroidery 101 series focuses on basic stitches. This video is on the back stitch which is the fundamental "line drawing" stitch.

Embroidery 101: Split Stitch

Embroidery 101 series focuses on basic stitches. This video is on the split stitch which is a variation on the basic back stitch.

Embroidery 101: Stem Stitch

Embroidery 101 series focuses on basic stitches. This video is on the stem stitch which is another great stitch for lines, words, and the stems of leaves & flowers.

Embroidery 101: Chain Stitch

Embroidery 101 series focuses on basic stitches. This video is on chain stitch which is another flavor of line drawing stitch.

Embroidery 101: Backing an Embroidery Hoop

Embroidery 101 series focuses on basic stitches. This video demonstrates one way to back an embroidery hoop for display & preservation of tension.