| Index of Needlework Articles
Early American Needlework
"Deerfield" Embroidery design made by Patricia L. Cummings
Deerfield Society of Blue and White Needlework
Las Colchas of New Mexico - Embroidered Textiles
Outline Stitch Embroidery
1) Embroidering a Portrait - how to work with Photoshop Elements
2) Redwork: An Overview - by Patricia Cummings
3) Redwork Penny Squares
4) Redwork Quilt by Margie Hammett Wins Ribbons
5) Link to pdf file to read an article I wrote about Redwork that was published in Japan. This
version is in English.
Quilt designed and made by Patricia Cummings, winter 2013
Redwork motif inspired by a line drawing in a 19th century catalogue
Bluework Embroidery History in the U.S. and Europe
Los Peces en El Río (illustrated music file)
Bluework Quilt designed and made by Patricia L. Cummings
Antique Yellow Work Quilt
See my article in The Quilter magazine about an antique Yellow Work quilt and its history. The
pattern for the bed-size quilt is available exclusively from our website as well as books on CD about
Redwork; bluework patterns; and a pattern for an embroidered child's quilt:
books and patterns for sale page
Polychromatic (many-colored) Outline Stitch Embroidery
The Turtle - A True Story
The Turtle Quilt
Counted Thread Work
Samplers - Historic Embroidered Girlhood Samplers
The Bayeaux Tapestry
Example of a mola (blouse) from Panama
Techniques from Other Countries
Arpilleras - Textiles of Chile
Chinese Embroidery: Another Mystery Solved!
Egyptian Imports: A Celebration of Appliquéd Canvases and Papyrus Art Traditions
Hungarian Kalocsa Embroidery - A Vision of Beauty
Panama: A History of Molas
Rubia - An International Outreach Embroidery Project Helping the Women of Afghanistan
Quilting and Needlework Alive in New Hampshire!
Quilt designed and made by Janice Thompson and given to the NH State House celebrates all that is New Hampshire!
Photo by James Cummings (taken with permission granted)
Many More Articles Available!
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