Crewel petals Video or Ebook

In this lesson, learn how to create GORGEOUS petals using a coloring technique I developed inspired by century-old stitches found in Crewel and Jacobean embroidery. You'll create incredibly colorful and flowy petal and leaf designs, while learning how to harness the power of a controlled palette of colors.

Learn a coloring technique inspired by embroidery stitches

I love embroidery and lace — my grandmother was an amazing crafter who taught me how needlepoint, embroidery and needlelace making. Inspired by the common Satin stitch, and by other characteristics found in century-old embroidery, I developed a coloring technique that produces incredibly rich pictures through the use of CONTRAST.

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In this lesson you will learn:

  • How to create lovely flowy petals and leaf designs over tan paper

  • How to color designs using a controlled color palette to form stunning colorful pictures

  • How to apply a coloring technique I developed inspired in century-old embroidery stitches

  • How to create different types of contrast, not only between light and dark

  • And so many tips and tricks!

Create lovely flowy leaf and petal designs

Supplies needed:

Create colorful pictures using controlled color families

Learn a fantastic coloring technique full of contrast and embellishment


Use a mix of pens and colored pencils

Step-by-step process, showing every detail from beginning to end

A super colorful technique over tan or kraft paper


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