Marigold + Mars' Blooms and Hand-Lettered Embroideries Marigold + Mars is hand embroidery by Cristin Morgan. Her colorful hoop art is centered around lettering and flowers, often combining them into one piece.
by Fiona King of Strawberry Seahorse Designs - "Hand embroidery. Using just two simple stitches on Hessian, with threads and yarns of varying thicknesses and a large eyed needle to create a pleasing design.
Step by step instructions for how to bind an embroidery hoop and correct set up for hand embroidery. BONUS: bind like this, using appropriate color and print, to make the hoop into a little frame for finished work.