ANG Seminar Winners & Design

needlepoint Naoshima Sunset by Llois Kershner

Originally posted 2011-01-21 07:35:36. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Each year, ANG invites someone to provide an on-line version of the National Seminar Exhibit. Called What Is Needlepoint? It’s a wonderful bit of eye candy and a superb look at excellence in needlework. The entry for the 2010 exhibit just made its debut earlier this [...]

Another Inspiring Bargello

Originally posted 2008-08-24 07:38:52. Republished by Blog Post PromoterMy friend Jocelyn just does the most lovely needlepoint. You can read about many of her pieces on her blog. But today I was surfing around looking for pictures of Bargello to illustrate a technique for someone and I found this enchanting needlecase she stitched. She made [...]

Thanksgiving Eye Candy

Originally posted 2011-11-24 07:02:20. Republished by Blog Post PromoterI had something else planned for today, but when I saw these absolutely adorable Thanksgiving pieces stitched by Maelyse Webb from Rebecca Wood Canvases I just had to share them with you. Thanks to the folks at Needlepoint Study Hall you can see every piece in the [...]

Inspring Stitcher Interview

Originally posted 2011-08-08 07:40:04. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThe Scarlet Thread has a wonderful, long interview with their newest designer, Jeff Kulick, on their blog, It’s a Stitchy Thing. I’m in awe of Jeff’s wonderful pieces and his stunning stitching. In the interview you’ll see lots of wonderful pictures of his work and get some [...]

Pod Post Twinchy

Originally posted 2009-01-17 18:36:05. Republished by Blog Post PromoterJohn Young created this Pod Post Twinchy himself, using what he calls the “bottom up” method of turning pictures into needlepoint. Here’s how he describes the process: ” I prefer going the “bottom up” way, using a pixel-art program like Pixen (for the mac) or GraphicsGale (for [...]