Marsala, Pantone’s Color of the Year

marsala, copyright Pantone

The company describes it as “a naturally robust and earthy wine red.” That’s marsala, Pantone’s Color of the Year for 2015. In the release they said “Much like the fortified wine that gives Marsala its name, this tasteful hue embodies the satisfying richness of a fulfilling meal, while its grounding red-brown roots emanate a sophisticated, […]

Talking Texture – Part 2

cooper oaks needlepoint canvas, stitched by needlepoint expert janet m. perry with stitch guide available

Originally posted 2012-07-19 06:50:16. Republished by Blog Post PromoterWhen picking stitches for your needlepoint, you can use the textures of your threads and stitches to highlight an area, to provide definition to an item, or just to make the piece more interesting. Our eyes tend to interpret sameness as being flat or dull. How often […]