Great Free Alphabets on the Web

Originally posted 2006-11-10 22:16:59. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThese days I seem to be thinking about alphabets alot. There are some fantastic resources on the Web for creating your own charted words, creating an alphabet, or just great charts. Here’s a round-up of my favorites: How to Chart your own Alphabet (http://www.lysator.liu.se/~offe/kors/tutorial/alphabet.html) This page has […]

Stitch Alphabets & Numbers – Book Review

Circus alphabet, copyright Felicity Hall

120 Contemporary Designs for Cross Stitch and Needlepoint, Felicity Hall, David & Charles, 2014 $24.99 ISBN: 978-1-4463-0391-7 The British designer, Felicity Hall, is well-known for her bold graphic needlepoint, often featuring lettering and sayings. In her first book she brings this style to three alphabets and three sets of numbers, along with basic instructions and […]

Adding Initials to your Needlepoint

sample charts of several ways to chart initials to sign needlepoint

Originally posted 2011-04-27 07:46:59. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I recently got a question about where and what to use as initials for signing a needlepoint piece. Like an artist’s signature on a painting, this will generally go in the lower right corner. If your border is wide, you should plan on putting your initials […]