Originally posted 2009-11-25 07:08:21. Republished by Blog Post PromoterI’m excited about this designer profile on About.com. You will be too when you see the fun mini-sock pattern based on a popular quilt block that’s part of it.
If you spend much time looking at older (70′s & 80′s) painted canvases some characteristics might jump out at you. The colors might seem dated (I’ve talked about it in this column on updating an old canvas) Often there are large unbroken areas of color. There is no colored background (this is often still true). [...]
Originally posted 2009-03-17 06:20:26. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I’m hoping by tomorrow morning I’ll be finished with this piece. But I wanted to share a completed corner. If you remember, I made my center too big and so I had to add two more rows in the corners. Since I didn’t want to repeat [...]
You’ve seen those iPhone cases you can stitch. Why not show off your stitching and your favorite colors by stitching this iPhone case from The Zen of Making. Although stitched in Cross Stitch, it could easily be done in needlepoint. The free pattern includes a chart and thew cases come sized perfectly for your phone. [...]
Originally posted 2008-08-07 12:06:45. Republished by Blog Post PromoterMy friend, Barbara Bergsten has just posted the start of a wonderful Scrap Bag Needlepoint project. The idea will be to use your stash threads to make a needlepoint Trip around the World quilt. I’m so excited about this, and not just because my stash is big. [...]