I am actually going to show you two landscapes, one done with free motion embroidery, and one done with decorative stitches on your machine (for those who are a bit daunted by FME).
The tutorial will be in two parts, this first part about construction and on Thursday, the embroidery. I will also mention, hand stitches that could be used.
ConstructionYou will need a backing for your landscape
A brighter green
Araange your pieces to suit yourself. I have alternated the directions of the hills in this sample, but this is not set in stone. hill may go in the same direction.
On Thursday, we will continue this tutorial with the emboridery