Digital mark making for textiles and stitch from photos



A new ecourse for Digital Mark making on your computer. This course is for stitch and textile artists or indeed artists of any kind. If you think you cannot draw, get ready to find the perfect solution. You can achieve stunning work finding marks on the computer by using your own photos. We welcome all skill levels to participate. Detailed instructions and exercises clearly make this ecourse user-friendly. Follow the step-by-step photos with ease. Discover how to make marks exclusively using your own photos. In this unique ecourse, you will find everything you need to know to make unique and exciting marks for textiles and stitch. This ecourse is delivered as a pdf booklet with clear instructions and unique photos. It is all my own work and not based on any other course.

What's included in the price?

* Line and Shadow * Creating Marks * Natural Marks * Combining Images * Development of Work * Printing * Stitch * Illustrations * Exercises * Examples of work * Stitch Projects This ecourse is principally written for Photoshop (C5), but there are alternative suggestions for other software, some of it free. No software is included with the ecourse. It is also assumed that students know the basics of the software they use before using this ecourse. For example, how to drop a photo into the software. Ten units cover all aspects of this subject. Fifteen exercises clearly offer simple processes needed to make marks rendering your work more interesting. You’ll be off the mark straight away from Unit one. This ecourse is delivered as a pdf. Access is 24/7.

What you will need

Your own computer and photos you wish to use.




Karen Platt

with Craft Courses since 2015

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Karen is a fully qualified and experienced teacher of mixed media and quilting, for groups and individuals of any age. She is a hands-on designer maker of textiles, knitwear and quilts. She has been knitting for over 50 years, designing knitwear for over 30 years. She has designed her own textiles for over 20 years. She began quilting less than 10 years ago but designs all her own quilt patterns. Karen has been a teacher for over 40 years. Holding an Honours degree in Spanish and a Post-Graduate Certificate in Education, Karen develops unique e-courses in design, colour and texture.

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Mother's Day
  • Suitable for beginners
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This course is taught online