This, but in fabric with free machine embroidery. Great, simple, accessible idea for painting and drawing that anyone can do.
Freehand machine embroidery tutorial with Janet Clare
Jo Hill Machine Embroidery
How to appliqué. I just read this tutorial and it's the most thorough I've seen. (we need that, Alli!) Cool!
My favourite free machine embroidery site and Lara does courses too! Wonderful :)
http://www.seasonedhomemaker.com/all-about-machine-embroidery/ Machine Embroidery // All About Machine Embroidery