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design copyright Kathy Schenkel, photo copyright Napa Needslepoint

Originally posted 2011-12-21 07:18:35. Republished by Blog Post PromoterI don’t like it when people criticize needlepoint saying it’s like “painting by numbers.” Being the daughter and granddaughter of very creative women, I have always seen, as have they, needlepoint as a very artistic and creative process. A blog post last week at The Textile Blog [...]

New Canvaswork – Book Review

Originally posted 2007-07-05 06:55:38. Republished by Blog Post PromoterNEW CANVASWORK Jill Carter, Batsford, 2007, ISBN-13:978-0-7134-8975-0 This wonderful new book from Englishwoman Jill Carter will inspire you and expand your notion of what you can do with needlepoint. For years I’ve looked at books on creative embroidery and wished that I could do that. I envied [...]

Needlepoint & Seraut

sunday at la grand jette by georges seraut

Originally posted 2008-06-19 06:12:47. Republished by Blog Post PromoterAlso on the DVD I talked about yesterday, the third episode was about Georges Seraut’s Sunday at La Grand Jette. You might know it as “Sunday in the Park.” The cool thing about Seraut is that his technique consisted of painting with tiny brush strokes, mostly dots [...]