Slow stitching

Discover the meditative and creative practice of slow stitching. Learn how to create beautiful hand-stitched pieces while finding inner calm and expressing your artistic side.
22K views · 2.3K likes | Ruth || Creative Teacher on Instagram: "Probably my most favourite stitch is blanket stitch in a spiral. It is one of the most satisfying activities I love to do. I particularly like using gradient coloured threads - just using one colour but changing the shade slightly and it looks so effective.  I show you how to create these circles in my Slow Stitching online workshop.  See link in bio.   #slowstitching #slowstitch #craftschooloz #stitchingproject #handstitch #slowstitchingmovement #stitchingismytherapy #stitchbystitch #handstitching" Sewing Projects, Molde, Sewing Tutorials, Stitching Techniques, Blanket Stitch, Needle And Thread, Embroidery Stitches Tutorial, Sewing Crafts, Hand Quilting Patterns

22K views · 2.3K likes | Ruth || Creative Teacher on Instagram: "Probably my most favourite stitch is blanket stitch in a spiral. It is one of the most satisfying activities I love to do. I particularly like using gradient coloured threads - just using one colour but changing the shade slightly and it looks so effective. I show you how to create these circles in my Slow Stitching online workshop. See link in bio. #slowstitching #slowstitch #craftschooloz #stitchingproject #handstitch…

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Nola’s Dolls
Patchwork, Collage, Quilts, Sewing, To Fix, How To Dye Fabric, Improv Quilting, Fabric Bowls, Fabric Crafts

I finally started stitching again. Last year was such a creative slump for me... well not so much a whole slump but definitely less real creative making than I wished for. And lots more angst. We all had that didn’t we!!?? In my online chats with people I found that some dove deep into their making

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Mom is the Only Girl
Quilting, Quilts, Appliqué Quilts, Patchwork, Scraps Of Fabric, Quilt, Applique Quilts, Fabric Scraps, Crazy Quilts

I've been doing more slow stitching in the evenings, sitting on the sofa surrounded by tiny scraps of fabric and colourful threads, needles, pins and scissors at the ready. I so enjoyed sewing my Slow Stitching - Shapes that I thought I would do something similar but with a flower theme. These are all about 6" square and, as with the "Shapes" I didn't plan any of the sewing, but just let the pictures evolve. Each one started with a square of blue stripe fabric backed with some wadding, and I…

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Patricia Benifield