Inspring Stitcher Interview

Originally posted 2011-08-08 07:40:04. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThe Scarlet Thread has a wonderful, long interview with their newest designer, Jeff Kulick, on their blog, It’s a Stitchy Thing. I’m in awe of Jeff’s wonderful pieces and his stunning stitching. In the interview you’ll see lots of wonderful pictures of his work and get some [...]

Needlepoint by Nanny — Stitching for a Cause

Originally posted 2008-03-22 11:10:12. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Her flyer has a quote by Ghandi, “You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” Judy Standish has certainly taken this to heart. As Needlepoint by Nanny, she is taking her talent in needlepoint to help in the fight against diabetes. She [...]

Sarah Homfrey – An Amazing Stitcher

Amazing needlepoint by Sarah Homfrey

Look at the needlepoint by Sarah Homfrey pictured here, isn’t it amazing? Sarah Homfrey is the talented British stitcher who designed and stitched it. She is a graduate of the Royal School of Needlework (RSN) Apprenticeship program and has both taught and written books for them. In an interview with The Unbroken Thread, you’ll learn [...]

Needlepoint Eye Candy Bonanza

Daphne Goodyear is both an amazing and prolific needlepointer. Far better than lazy and cheap people like me who have most of our stitching sitting in boxes waiting to be finished. I just spent a long time on her wonderful site, Needle Artistry (UPDATE: Link added), exploring her work, reading her story, and admiring the [...]

Amazing Stitcher – Joyce O’Brien of Des Moines

des moines skyline needlepoint by joyce o'brien

If you live anywhere near Des Moines go and see the amazing needlepoint by Joyce O’Brien now on exhibit at the Ankeny Art Center. The picture above, a skyline of Des Moines, is one of her pieces. Much of her work focuses on stitched renditions of landmarks in a style called, in art, hyper-realism, where [...]