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Dark over Light in Needlepainting

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27 February 2008

Dark over Light in Needlepainting

Mary C (NeedlenThread) just said something important to me. She thought I might have had problems with those leaves because I did the darker colours before the light.

That doing the lighter colours then blending over the dark works much better

Light, then dark

Light, then dark

Trish Burr said to work down from a certain part, but I worked up, just because it was easier for me physically and I didn't know any reason not to.

Light, then dark.

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