How to make a craft pattern with your iPhone
by S. Pimental
Contrary, these are the types of pictures you need it order to make a pattern for scroll saw cutting, or for a stitchery pattern.
Besides using the camera for making a pattern you will also need to use an editing program called Photoscape. This software is free and can be downloaded from the Internet. It’s a terrific program you can use to edit your photos. Once downloaded on your computer; Click on the editor in the Photoscape program. You’ll see on the left side your files, load the photo to edit. Next you’ll want to click the button that says ‘ filter’, then click ‘pictorialization’, then click ‘pencil’, then click ‘okay’. Now you can see that the filter has outlined your photo and has captured it with a nice black outline. Go ahead and experiment with the buttons to make your photo lighter or darker. Now that you know how to use this little-known secret, go make some really neat craft patterns that are unique and yours alone. In conclusion, you do not have to make your own silhouettes, there are books and cd’s that have collections of images you can use that are copyright-free.