Be Curious - Stitch Memory Journal

A Stitch a Day Keeps the Doctor Away
Exercise 3: Combining 2 or more stitches with applique

Stitch Memory Journal Exercise 3



"At the end of the week, when I had several stitch samples to look at, I couldn't stop myself going through them over and over, admiring them and feeling delighted with my achievement!"


Every day for 5 days:


Step 1: Up the challenge

  • Now you’ve had a go at stitches and appliqué and have become adept at spotting interesting shapes, patterns and textures, you can try this exercise the other way around. Instead of thinking of a stitch and then going out to look for things that match it, try going out and looking for eye-catching details you want to record (e.g. rain drops on a leaf)


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