We embroider by hand according to the following schemes: general recommendations If we talk about embroidery as an applied art form, then the prime right to it has a smooth surface. This kind of embroidery has much in common with fine art: stitches, like strokes of a pencil or sweeps of a brush, make masterpieces of art. This type of technique of embroidery is considered one of the most difficult. However, if you have the basic skills of embroidery, it is very easy to learn embroideries with a smooth surface. The main secret of this kind of embroidery lies in the maximum accuracy that is required to perform stitches. Embroidery with a smooth can accurately convey all the subtleties of color transitions, black and white nuances. Therefore, this kind of embroidery is always advised to create landscapes, portraits, floral patterns - in short, everything that requires extreme accuracy in reproduction. The top of the art is considered to be the creation of landscape paintings, which are considered to be true examples of fine art. We embroider with a smooth surface: recommendations for beginners Inexperienced needlewomen who want to learn the technology of embroidering with smooth, we advise to begin to master a couple of simple stitches, which are the base of this kind. However, at the very beginning you need to choose the right tools and all the necessary materials. First of all, we need a tissue base(canvas), which is capable of keeping the shape high quality. This can be coarse calico, because it is the most suitable for all requirements. To begin with, it needs to be processed with a steam iron, which will help your embroidery not to lose the desired shape in the future. Not to do without, especially for beginners, without a hoop, which will help to ensure the evenness of the stitches due to the tension of the fabric, and as a result you will get a beautiful and even embroidery. When choosing threads, give preference to naturalmulina, which are quite soft and supple. This is very important, because you will need to do stitches not only along straight lines, but also in a circle. Choosing the right color scheme for a string of mulina will help you realize any of your fantasies. One of the simplest and quickest waysembroidery by the surface - this is the work of the so-called "smooth surface". After fixing the thread from the wrong part with a flat knot, we draw the thread on the front part and create a small stitch, slightly retreat, we return the thread to the front part and again we make a stitch. On the length of the stitches, often, are completely different, they can embroider the inside of the pattern (inside the contour), but the stitches must lie with a maximum density of one to one. First, you can try to embroider a "smooth surface" without using a particular pattern to learn how to make uniform stitches and feel how they should fit on the fabric. The Basics of Embroidery Technique by Slick Beforeto accept the very embroidery, you need to create a contour. As a basis for the pattern, you can use any picture you like, or a ready-made outline. For beginners, standard coloring books for children are good. Using a thermo-pencil and a tracing paper, we draw out a contour for embroidery. Then, using an iron, you need to transfer the pattern to the fabric base, which is tucked into the embroidery frame. Begin embroidery with a stitch from the stitch, whichcalled the "forward needle". The thread, which was fixed in the back part of the product, should be taken out on the front side, then make a small (two to three millimeters) stitch. Then retreat a few millimeters and repeat the stitch. Thus, we trace the contour of the parts of the picture. Using "dashed" or "smooth" stitches, we process the entire field inside the contours. Embroidery with a smooth stitch. The thread, which you secured from the part of the inside, you need to bring into the front part of our product and create the 1st stitch of seven mm, which will have a slight tension. A little retreat from the edge of this stitch, then you need to repeat it in the opposite direction. It is necessary that the stitches are tight enoughadjoined one to another. You can do them both vertically and horizontally. However, more beautiful and neat look stitches smooth, which are diagonally diagonally. Some elements in the pattern, we can do more or apply some relief. To do this, you must use the "forward needle" stitch, not only to make the contour, but also to work with the interior space of the pattern details. This method of embroidery is commonly called "decking". After that we close it with standard stitches. Work and the technique of embroidery is not smoothstrict canons and rules. Stitches can do as in 1 layer, and in several layers. Original smooth surface is obtained, which is performed by technicians "overlap". However, it is important to remember: to get a uniform smooth surface, you need to make stitches of the same size. Pay special attention to the walking thread, which you can clearly view in the finished product. Considering what technique embroidery (vertical, horizontal or inclined) will be performed, an overall impression of work will be formed. It should be noted that unambiguous and ready-made recommendations and schemes in this technique of embroidery are not provided. Therefore, we advise you not to rush into embroidering large canvases, but start with small works and gradually complicate tasks and improve their skills.