Explore Creativity in the Close to Needlepoint Retreat

tina close rooster needlepoint canvas from Art Needlepoint

Originally posted 2012-07-24 07:29:18. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I’m so excited about Art Needlepoint’s Fall Retreat (details & registration through the link). It’s in mid-October, in a glorious location, and will feature artist Tina Close. Her works are illustrating this post. The retreat will be held in a studio and so numbers are limited. […]

Learn More about the Slow Stitch Movement

from Slow Stitching Movement

Things have been happening over at the Slow Stitch Movement, making it easier for you to learn about it and get involved. First a webinar about the movement, given by founder Mike Lipinski, is now available for download on demand. On the revised homepage for the movement, he reflects on the struggle between excellence and […]

Come Stitch with Me – Celebrate Sampler “T”

Celebrate Needlepoint Stitches Sampler "T" Staircase Stitch

Originally posted 2008-12-09 07:56:01. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Here’s the T patch for Celebrate. The T has a fun modern style but still with some curves. I think it constrast nicely with the background, which is Staircase Stitch and is done in a solid color thread (Silk & Ivory) and an overdyed (flamingo Watercolours). […]