I've been experimenting with techniques from Sherrill Kahn's book 'Creative Mixed Media'. The round embellishment on the right side of the embroidery is made from a painted cotton makeup pad. The yarns are glued on with matte medium.
Hair gel resist printed
brushed, cotton under-layer left, silk right.
|Below: painted facial wipe (left) torn and glued with matte medim, yarns added. Right: more painted cotton pads.|