Add this Blog to your Webpage or Blog!

I made a very cool tool that you are free to use to add information (and posts) from this blog into your blog or webpage. The tool is called a “blidget,” short for blog widget, and comes from a totally cool site called Widgetbox. It’s as simple as pie to do. With it you can [...]

Patriotic Bargello

Patriotic Bargello

Isn’t this just too cute? Inspired by the free pattern on Pierrette’s blog, Sally Everett made this adorable Bargello in these great patriotic colors. She just sent me the picture and I wanted to share it with you. It illustrates how flexible and fun Bargello can be. Sally took the same line and the same [...]

What Would You Like to See?

I’m making plans for what I’m going to be doing on this blog for the next few months and I’d love your opinion. So here’s a tiny poll asking you what you’d like to see. You don’t have to pick one answer, you can pick both. If you’d like something else, or have a designer [...]

Napa Needlepoint at Columbus TNNA

Just to give you a listing of where you can find my books and stitch guides at TNNA. Bargello Revisited will be a featured book at Rainbow Gallery’s booth (728). They will be taking orders for autographed copies. The book will also be available at Unicorn Books (323) and Nordic Needle (1852). Needlepoint Trade Secrets [...]

Nordic Joy and Nordic Love Santa – Sneak Peek

Nordic Joy Santa

These are my latest stitch guides, Nordic Joy and Nordic Love Santas from Kelly Clark Needlepoint. I just love them. They have such pretty, quiet colors, but they aren’t boring at all. I like the charming cat and dog. It’s so hard to make animals, especially cats, look realistic and still whimsical, so I think [...]