Looking at Letters as Patterns

copyright Virginia Smith

Have you ever thought about letters just as shapes, not as sounds? In Alphabetrics, the follow-up book to Alphagraphics (reviewed here), Jinis takes letters and uses them as shapes. Each letter has three treatments: a linear pattern suitable for a belt or border, four large capital letters arranged as a 40-stitch square motif, and a […]

Plastic Canvas Eyeglass Case – Free Pattern Alert

plastic canvas needlepoint eyeglass case designed by jenny henry

Originally posted 2012-08-04 06:43:59. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Using products from your local chain crafts store, or maybe some leftover knitting yarn and this striking geometric pattern, Jenny Henry shows how to make this eyeglass case in a wonderful illustrated tutorial. You go from start to finish with pictures along the way showing you […]