Halloween & Mask

Originally posted 2006-04-21 07:49:08. Republished by Blog Post PromoterI was able to get some more of the mask done, but I’m most excited about the work I got done on the Stitch Maps for Needledeeva’s small Halloween figures (http://www.needledeeva.com). They are just too adorable, little kids in Halloween costumes. The batch I’m working on are […]

All Those Lovely Canvases!

Originally posted 2008-01-29 07:05:16. Republished by Blog Post PromoterI’m not generally a one to have fits and fits about wanting tons of canvases. So much needlepoint has passed through my hands (I’ve been stitching since 1970 after all), that I almost never go nuts wanting more and more needlepoint. But last week I visited the […]

Needlepoint Start on Halloween

Originally posted 2009-10-02 06:57:16. Republished by Blog Post PromoterLast weekend at the St Charles Needlework Market, my friend Leigh introduced four witchy designs. Go take a look at the fives of them on her site. I think they are very cool because they have all the lovely shading and painting that make Leigh’s pieces so […]

New Canvases at TNNA (Winter 2011)

Packaged wish from Patt & Lee's new hand-painted line, available in 13 and 18 mesh

Originally posted 2011-01-08 06:55:41. Republished by Blog Post PromoterLots of exciting new canvases had their first showing at TNNA today. My friend, Patt, of Patt & Lee Designs, has premiered her first hand-painted canvas line. The canvases are all available in either 13 or 18 mesh. Several of here popular glicee printed canvases, such as […]

Halloween Freebie Design

copyright Shirley Hudson Designs

Yes, it’s a bit late to do this, but don’t you just love this vintage-style design from Shirley Hudson. It was referenced on Craft Gossip. This vintage style can be converted to needlepoint easily because of the uncomplicated shapes. You could keel it very simple by only stitching the black lines on a darning pattern […]