Got Some Leftover Plastic Canvas and Need a Fast Gift?

Originally posted 2009-07-31 07:36:07. Republished by Blog Post PromoterIf you have a piece of plastic canvas and an empty frame, you can make this earring holder from CRAFT magazine. It’s just a plain piece of plastic canvas, but if you wanted to spiff it up a bit, why not stitch a few motifs on it? [...]

Punch Up your Metallic Canvas, Part 2

snowbears needlepoint, stitch guide by janet perry

Originally posted 2010-11-03 07:02:50. Republished by Blog Post PromoterIf you want to add sparkle to your metallic canvas, but want an even more subtle look, you can back your needlepoint with something sparkly (fabric or paper). This will give you some glitz, but it s behind the needlepoint, so it will enhance whats there without [...]

Needlepoint Ideas from an On-line Bead Store

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In the new seasonal catalog from Fire Mountain Gems, I cam upon many items that are useful for needlepointers. Canvas Scissors: Fiskars make a line of scissors called Amplify that are made specifically to cut through thick items. The larger size (10″) would be perfect for cutting canvas. Because canvas is rough on scissors, you [...]