Enter World of Hand Embroidery on Paper with a Free YouTube Class

Embroider Your Dreams and breathe life into your creative aspirations with the ancient art of hand embroidery on paper. Here you will learn how to make your first stitches on paper and 3 easy beginner-friendly projects to start your creative journey. Join our creative adventure through my free YouTube class designed for beginners, guiding you through every delicate stitch and empowering you to craft your dreams with thread and paper.

Get ready to start with your first stitches on paper and explore a new world of creativity by learning four new stitches. Let’s embark on this exciting voyage together, as we explore the limitless possibilities of hand embroidery on paper.

Setting the Stage: Begin Your Embroidery Journey

Introduction to Embroidery on Paper

Essential Materials for Starting

To start your embroidery adventure on paper, let’s gather the essentials. Your trusty companions: paper, needle, thread, and a dash of creativity. Understanding the significance of each material is key to laying a strong foundation. Remember, choosing the right supplies is like setting the stage for your personal masterpiece.

Mastering the Basics: Stitches and Patterns

Let’s dive into the basics, shall we? Begin with the foundational straight stitch, the gateway to your embroidery prowess. Explore the running stitch and its versatile applications in the realm of paper. Add texture and dimension with the woven wheel stitch, and perfect the elegant stem stitch for intricate detailing. We’ll also unravel the mysteries of transferring patterns and painting backgrounds, adding visual depth to your creations.

Straight stitch

The straight stitch is a single straight-line embroidery stitch. I use it in different embroidery projects because it is a very versatile stitch.

Running stitch

The running stitch creates a dashed line effect. I find it super handy in various embroidery projects for its flexibility.

Vowen wheel Stitch

The Woven Spider Wheel stitch is an embroidery technique that creates a striking, wheel-like design, resembling a spider’s web. It also creates beautiful rose-like flowers.

Stem Stitch

Stem Stitch is one of the easiest to do and perhaps even one of the first stitches to be taught to any beginner. We use it to embroider the stems of flowers.

Creative Projects: Bringing Designs to Life

Embroidering Constellations

Picture this: a celestial masterpiece created by your own hands. In this section, I’ll guide you through the step-by-step process of embroidering constellations on paper. You can embroider any constellation you wish using this technique. Your only limit is your imagination.

Embroidering Small Flowers Card

You can colour small flowers on your card and then embroider tinny paths between them using a running stitch.

Embroidering Flowers Initials on Card

You can embroider any initial you wish and decorate it with cute small flowers.

Continue exploring Hand Embroidery on Paper

This class is just the beginning of your journey. You can take a piece of scrap paper and thread and just play with shapes and colours. Hand embroidery on paper offers you limitless possibilities for creativity. Try new things and have fun!
You can also check out my easy DIY project where you need to know just one stitch! They are really easy and fun to make 🙂

XX ‘Till next time, enjoy creating,


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