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How to make embroidery hoop art with dried flowers

February 12, 2019

How to make embroidery hoop art with dried flowers – Olga Prinku (listed in the From Britain with Love directory here).

I can’t quite remember what first brought me to Olga on Instagram, but what I do remember is stopping in my tracks and having to find out more. What I’d seen was a photograph of the prettiest tulle-filled embroidery hoop hand decorated with dried flowers. I discovered all sorts of other beautiful creations by Olga as well as a collection of hugely helpful tutorials for a anyone wanting to have a go at creating botanical embroidery hoop art.

Before I knew it I’d made contact with Olga to ask if she might like to share an idea or two with us here. With Spring, Easter and Mother’s Day all approaching, I’m thinking that making your own embroidery hoop art with dried flowers would make great gift ideas – whilst giving you simple, creative joy along the way.

Here’s Olga’s step by step to creating a mini Spring themed hoop inside a presentation box.

 

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materials:

 

4” embroidery hoop

A pice of tulle fabric big enough to cover the hoop (tulle with big eyelets)

Dry flowers and foliage: I’m using dry small poppy heads, dry grasses, dry eucalyptus leaves and seeds, dry yellow helichrysum Immortelle, dry hydrangea.

You can find all these dry flowers on etsy

Little scissors

• Please note that this tutorial is for personal / non commercial use only

 

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step by step

1.Stretch the tulle over the embroidery hoop, tighten and trim the excess.

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2. Pick 3 single hydrangea blooms making sure there’s a bit of stalk left. Weave the stalk through the net so the flower is secure in place. Attach all three hydrangea flowers at the bottom of the hoop as closely as possible to each other.

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3. On the right hand side of the hydrangea place a couple of eucalyptus leaves weaving the stalk of the leaves in the same way as with hydrangeas.

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On the left hand side place some dry eucalyptus berries.

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4. Now Attach the poppy heads. Trim the stalks at an angle for ease of weaving. I’ve used mine in between the eucalyptus leaves and one just above of the hydrangea blooms.

5. Weave in a couple of grasses at an angle on the same side as the eucalyptus leaves. Trim any excess grass stalks.

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6. Snip each single helichrysum bloom leaving at least 7mm of stalk and weave 4 or 5 of them on the left hand side of the hydrangea flowers following the curve of the hoop.

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7. Now do the same on the other side – fill the gaps between the hydrangea bloom and grasses on the right hand side.

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8. Depending if you have any gaps underneath the hydrangea blooms weave in a few more of the small helichrysum to fill in as well making sure the end of the stalk is hidden underneath the hydrangea petals.

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Display! Best way to display is in a shadow box frame behind glass to protect the flowers from dust and sunshine.

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Other creations by Olga to give you some ideas and inspiration.

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If you’d like to delve deeper and see more of Olga at work, there’s an online tutorial here (It’s £19.99 and includes tips on how to dry and preserve found flowers, how to work  with embroidery hoops, selecting flowers, techniques and design tips. colour and pattern tips, preserving your artwork and also includes a PDF guide. There’s trailer you can watch here if you’re not sure whether or not to sign up.

 

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