Marie Buffington – Needlepoint Designer Profile

Fulton's Pillow, hand painted canvas needlepoint designed by Marie Buffington

Marie Buffington is a new hand painted canvas needlepoint designer. Her work, as you can see from the pictures, takes a fresh approach to traditional designs. I recently asked her about how she got started. She told me: Long time ago, I took a tour through the Fulton Mansion. It’s in Galveston Texas and I [...]

Blackwork, Bargello and Needlepoint ebooks by Janet Perry

Maple Leaf Rag Bargello needlepoint project, designed by Janet Perry

Three wonderful eProjects are available for you to purchase today here and from the ebook store on All about Needlepoint. Maple Leaf Rag, pictured above, is a complete introduction to Bargello in sampler format. Beginning with a simple zig-zag, you will learn about different types of Bargello patterns and how they are constructed. The end [...]