These stitches for beginners. I hope this tutorial will help to new beginners to learn embroidery stitch. The art of embroidery dates back several thousand years. No one knows for certain when or where it originated,
Laughing Cat Designs Studio: How To Series Thread Painting 101 - Directional Straight Stitch. Stitch in slightly curved lines to depict form and add visual motion. Work from shadows and cool colors first through medium values and highlights last.