An Introduction to Stumpwork Embroidery; this is Part 2 of a 3-part workshop with Kelley Aldridge.
Stumpwork Embroidery Course – Part 2 of 3
Having made the wire shapes, Kelley suggests that you might like to consider painting the inside of the shape. You can also add voile or organza. Kelley also talks about filling in the wire petal shape with long and short shading and cutting out the wire shape from the background fabric with very sharp scissors.