New TNNA Canvases & a Contest


There were tons of great canvases at TNNA last weekend. Because a small selection of them was available for purchase at Friday night’s SAMPLE IT! you may find some of these at your LNS right now. But even when you don’t, be sure to ask. If it isn’t on the way,your shop can order it. [...]

Will You Start a Long-term Needlepoint Project with Me?

I'm using this book for my long-tern stash project

Are you overwhelmed with stash? Me too. I decided to do something about it last week and want you to come play along. The rules are amazingly simple and will allow you to customize the project to you, including what’s in your stash. It doesn’t have deadlines and is free to participate. However in order [...]

Show of your Dover-inspired Design in this Contest

A rose such as this could inspire your craft project.

“Garden of Delights” is the theme of the new crafts contest at Dover Books. Use Dover clip art, a Dover pattern,or be inspired by a Dover book & win $100 worth of Dover books. Winners appear in an upcoming catalog. The contest ends June 30,2013. The winning entry will be selected based on originality and [...]

Needlepoint Challenge at Homestead Needle Arts

Homestead, located in Grand Blanc, Michigan recently announced the rules for their needlepoint challenge. This year, you have a shape to stitch as you wish. You must, however, use at least one color each of two threads: Shaded Very Velvet and Petite Silk Lame. Here are the rules: The shape of this challenge is a [...]