Butterfly in motion

This red based Jezebal (Delias pasithoe) is beauty in motion. The butterfly and plant are stitched with a few simple stitches where the main focus is how to lay the threads on the surface. Learn how to create the brilliant power of primary colours on the lower wings verses the astonishing low key shading of the upper wings. The ancient traditional techniques used in this amazing embroidery come from the Suzhou province in China. Learn to shade in beautiful silk thread changing colours in the ancient Chinese way. For those who have had some previous experience with silk shading, take up the challenge of double-sided embroidery.

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