Sylvan Mini-Bargello Boxtop

Mini Bargello Needlepoint Ogee pattern, sylvan, designed and stitched by needlepoint expert janet m. perry

This little medallion is stitched entirely in Rainbow Gallery’s Flair in white and three shades of green. This horizontal ogee shape has one or two stitches in each step. It’s surrounded by a Brick Stitch over 2 threads background . I used the same color for the center of the ogee and the background, but [...]

Charted Needlepoint from France


Originally posted 2011-02-07 07:00:28. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Annick LaTourelle is a French designer of charted needlepoint. Her charming geometric designs can be seen (and ordered) from her website. To get it in English, click on the UK flag in the right column. Her needlepoint designs include geometrics and three charming picture frames. She [...]

Laura Perin’s Mini-Mystery Mondays

Since November Laura Perin has been sharing with us a simply delightful series of small mystery projects. They are delightful little explorations of color and thread. The thing I like about them is that each is based on an overdyed thread. That makes them a great way to explore creating a color scheme from these [...]

Changing Colors on a Canvas

Depending on what you want to change on the canvas, there are different ways to go about this. There are some general rules to remember when changing colors: 1. If you are changing from one color to another (i.e. green to red for example) you will have the best results if you keep the colors [...]