CHINESE EMBROIDERY COURSE IN SUZHOU from Sally Kahler

Chinese embroidery has a history that dates back 4000 years. By the Tang dynasty (618-OO7AD) it had been refined to such an extent that it took on a painterly quality made possible by using an array of stitches...

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Bringing Grace & Elegance with a Needle

Embroidery, aptly described as painting by needle, is an expression of aesthetics, rendered with patient labour. It introduces grace and elegance even into articles of every day use...

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A PAINTER WITH NEEDLES

Korean embroiderer Young Yang Chung's enthusiasm for her art is infectious. In addition to creating her own exquisite works, Chung is dedicated to increasing interest in and awareness of embroidery...

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Crewel Embroidery

To those of us who have been stitching for many years, crewel embroidery is probably the best known sharp needle embroidery...

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