Punch Needle Embroidery: From Pictures to Portraits

Choosing the Right Color Palettes

A course by Sara Luna
Textile Artist . Salt Lake City, United States.
Joined July 2019
, Textile Artist

Learn to use yarn to create expressive textile portraits of your favorite person.

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About the video: Choosing the Right Color Palettes

Summary

“Here I will share with you a personal trick to tell if the tones of the yarn you choose are the right ones for your project. I will talk about how to choose the shades of gray (cold and warm tones) for the portrait. ”

In this video lesson Sara Luna addresses the topic: Choosing the Right Color Palettes, which is part of the Domestika online course: Punch Needle Embroidery: From Pictures to Portraits. Learn to use yarn to create expressive textile portraits of your favorite person..

Partial transcription of the video

“Choosing the Right Color Palettes In this lesson I'll show you a little trick to know if the color of the yarn you have is the right choice for this project. Here I have an example of the same tone of gray in different temperatures. You can notice the difference. Now we're gonna do a little exercise to know if the yarns you chose are the right temperature. Every time I start a new project, I create this yarn sample. It's very helpful to know if the temperature of my yarns is the correct one. Here I have two different hoops. This has a warm palette and this one is a cold palette. It's hard t...”

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Course summary: Punch Needle Embroidery: From Pictures to Portraits

  • Level: Beginner
  • 100% positive reviews (97)
  • 1442 students
  • 5 Units
  • 15 lessons (1h 41m)
  • 2 downloads
  • Category

    Craft
  • Areas

    Embroidery, Portrait illustration, Punch Needle, Textile illustration

Sara Luna

A course by Sara Luna

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Textile Artist

Sara Luna is a visual artist and illustrator with a specialization in textile art. She grew up surrounded by weavers and craft makers in her family. Throughout the course of her studies, she began to experiment with a variety of materials, from watercolors to digital tools until she found her niche. When she moved to the US, she rediscovered the punch needle and honed her skill.

Her work has been exhibited in New York City and Salt Lake City, where she currently resides. She’s been featured in Create! Magazine and Carper Contemporary. All of her work can be found on her website.


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  • Audio: English
  • Level: Beginner
  • 15 lessons (1h 41m)
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  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
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Punch Needle Embroidery: From Pictures to Portraits. A Craft course by Sara Luna

Punch Needle Embroidery: From Pictures to Portraits

A course by Sara Luna
Textile Artist . Salt Lake City, United States.
Joined July 2019
  • 100% positive reviews (97)
  • 1442 students