The Joys of Needlepoint Books

Originally posted 2009-04-05 06:47:13. Republished by Blog Post PromoterSue Dulles wrote a wonderful post recently on needlework books. It was originally written for a needlework magazine and expresses how we feel about our books, and her method to make them more immediately useful. I know how she feels. One of the first needlepoint books I […]

Making Samplers from Needlepoint Picture Frames

Originally posted 2007-06-29 08:11:01. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThere are lots of really cool needlepoint picture frames out there. But I often hesitate to make them because they are lots of work, often expensive to finish, and you have to find a picture worth the needlepoint (not always easy). But one of my students came […]

Bargello Links

Originally posted 2006-09-27 22:26:07. Republished by Blog Post PromoterHere are some great Internet resources on Bargello to get you started on exploring this great technique or doing a Bargello project. Cathy’s Bargello Page http://hal.ucr.edu/~cathy/barg/barg.html – an outstanding resource with an historical essay, lots of links, and, best of all, outstanding patterns and pictures of her […]

Designer Profile – Wawanna of Dazzling Ornaments

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Originally posted 2009-06-25 05:55:57. Republished by Blog Post PromoterWawanna is the talented designer behind Dazzling Ornaments, which makes beautiful and useful tools for needleworkers. Throughout the profile, you will see pictures of some of her products. One of the things which intrigues me about your line is that the idea came from your needs as […]