How to create a scheme?
Thanks to the rapidly developing technologiesto be engaged in needlework is becoming easier and more pleasant. Today, to search for patterns for embroidery, you do not need to go to markets, rummage from a friend in old magazines or ask friends to look for something at home. With the help of a computer and the Internet, a manual for needlework can be made independently using any photo. So, how to create a scheme yourself?
Cross Stitch Pattern
There are special programs thattranslate any downloaded image into a pattern for embroidery. Such programs break the image into pixels (small squares) and slightly zoom in if necessary. These programs can work both offline and online. Below are the most popular offline programs:
- Pattern Maker;
But the list of online programs:
- Pic 2 Pat;
- Online version of the program "Cross".
On some sites of online programs, tables are also laid out for transferring threads of mulina from different color shades.
Schemes for embroidery with beads
Schemes for embroidery with beads are slightly different fromthose used for cross-stitching. Beads require a more smooth transition of colors and more contrasting shades. Therefore, the image for creating the schema is treated somewhat differently and more difficultly than for cross-stitching. Below are the programs that will help you translate the image into a pattern of embroidery with beads:
Before translating any image into a schematicfor embroidery, you need to pay attention to its quality. The lower the picture quality, the worse the circuit will be. Accordingly, the result of your work will not be so bright and colorful. The image should not contain many small details. There is a possibility that in the finished work such details are simply smeared.
If you want to embroider with beads, then you should not use a large bead. The middle and shallow are best. It is also best to limit to 6 colors in one picture.
Read also our articles How to draw a diagram for embroidery and How to draw in Word.