To keep things organized for the upcoming series of long and short stitch shading (needlepainting) tutorials, here’s an index of all related links.
List of Long & Short Stitch Lessons and Links
Lesson One: Setting Up the Project – includes design, materials list, instructions on transferring the design, etc.
Lesson Two: Element One – Inside the Box – basic long and short stitch technique – Includes Video Tutorials!
Lesson Two, Part 2: Element One – The Large Box (stitched on the diagonal)
Lesson Three: Element Two – Triangles – Shading at an Angle
Lesson Four: Circles – from flat to three dimensional on round elements like berries
Lesson Five: Ribbon – Shading around curves and to a point
Lesson Seven: Another Leaf – slightly more complex
There is a direct link to this Index under “Editor’s Floss” in the right hand column.