List of Supplies Needed for Creating a Pattern for Embroidery from Digital Images

12” square of linen (28 count Zweigart) or any low-thread-count fabric that allows easy passage of an embroidery needle. Other suggestions, used drapes or tablecloths, or old clothing as an upcycling methodology – such as light colored used drapes made of 75% Rayon and 25% Acetate. Make sure the cloth is loose weave, and not polyester, silk, or too thin.

Any embroidery needle/s you like to use.

Iron-on-Transfer Paper

Pinking Shears

Embroidery Floss, enough to cover an image of your choice, choose your own colors

Technology: have computer access, printer to print image onto iron-on-transfer paper, and iron with ironing board to affix image onto fabric.