Helen M. Stevens


 


 Textile Artist


Member of the Society of Women Artists 

Helen's unique teaching method "ONE SIMPLE STITCH", allows even the beginner to create beautiful embroideries based upon Helen's patters and designs.  Buy direct from Vivebooks using the links.

Helen's first E-book, ONE SIMPLE STITCH includes over an hour of expert video showing her working her various signature techniques ... it is almost like being in one of her Masterclasses - but better, you can re-wind!

Enjoy six beautiful designs with all the instructions for their working and presentation.  Butterflies, flowers, bees, birds and animals are all featured.  £13.00

(left: one of the designs in "ONE SIMPLE STITCH")

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NEW!


Helen's latest long-awaited design of her signature flower the beautiful fritillary lily and a magnificent Emperor dragonfly.


With direct links through to YouTube to help you with the trickier techniques, this is a fabulous design.


Full details and buy direct from Vivebooks here


£9.00

ONE SIMPLE STITCH

DOWNLOADABLE E-PATTERNS

At last you are able to enjoy some of my favourite patterns professionally prepared for you to download and enjoy in my unique “ONE SIMPLE STITCH” format. I know you are going to love these. Each pattern contains template, colour chart, directional diagram and working notes – together with a recap on basic techniques and, where appropriate, details of specialist techniques, such as honeycomb and laddering stitches – with direct links through to the Youtube videos which allow you to see them demonstrated. Buy online directly from Vivebooks you will find the appropriate link on each. ENJOY!


Watch Helen introduce this series on YOUTUBE


WATCH NOW ...


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1. Kingfishers

The “embroiderer’s bird”, the glorious kingfisher, with its young chick and a sumptuous dragonfly. Full details and buy direct from Vivebooks here



£9.00




2.  Autumn Hedgehog

Well, we all love hedgehogs! This cute little fellow can be worked either on a black or cream
background. Full details and buy direct from Vivbooks here


£9.00





3.  Mr. Mousie

Mr. Mouise is one of my very favourite characters and here he is ready for you to work. What a sweetie! Full details and buy direct from Vivebooks here


£9.00




4.  Gorgeous George

Isn’t he “gorgeous”? Now’s you opportunity to have a giraffe in your home. LOVE THOSE EYELASHES! Full details and buy direct from Vivebooks here



£12.00




5.  Drowsy Dormouse

Fast asleep and loving it, this dormouse will certainly wake up your creative skills – full working notes and links demonstrate lots of exciting new techniques. Full details and buy direct from Vivebooks here


£9.00




6.  Pandas

Mum and baby – the worlds most popular endangered animal in a lovely pose. Why not add a little beadwork to your skills. Full details and buy direct from Vivebooks here



£12.00




7.  Polar Bears

Another charming evocation of mother love! Polar bear and baby, with a glorious arrangement of sequins to add another dimension. Full details and buy direct from Vivebooks here



£12.00



8.  Poppies 

Poppies are perhaps my most popular flowers … who can resist the vibrancy of high summer. Create this stunning but simply worked design in just a few beautiful shades. Full details and buy direct from Vivebooks here



£9.00



9.  Purple Orchid

How exotic is this … a purple orchid worthy of any prom corsage! With the addition of a few beads a wonderful, simply worked design. Full details and buy direct from Vivebooks here




£9.00



10.  Spring Ducklings

Spring ducklings, butterflies, catkins … what could be more charming? This delightful design gives you scope to practise your basic skills and add a few! Full details and buy direct from Vivebooks  here



£9.00




11.  Pink Clematis

A lovely entry-level piece … even if you have never stitched this way before, you will love working this … and if you have, well it will still be a joy! Full details and buy direct from Vivebooks  here



£6.00




12.  White Rose

Another delightful entry-level piece perfect either to begin stitching in this style, or to hone your existing skills. Full details and buy direct from Vivebooks here




£6.00




13.  Tawny Owl

The magnificent tawny owl in flight, a stunning image … and there are some little extra treats inside too: a fairy tale in the making, Full details and buy direct from Vivebooks here




£12.00




14. Tiger Tiger …

“… burning bright, in the forests of the night”. This glorious tiger doesn’t look ferocious but rather a lovely big pussy cat! Make friends with him! Full details and buy direct from Vivebooks here



£12.00