Do-it-yourself Stitch Guide Class Starts Friday

Lee Needle Arts canvas, photo copyright Napa Needlepoint

Every stitcher could use a helping hand. Often we find ourselves attracted to canvases why outside our comfort zone. We buy them take the home and then we have one of those “What WAS I thinking?” moments. Or we buy a canvas well within our skill level, start stitching it and then give up because […]

DIY Needlepoint Stitch Guide Class Open for Registration

charley harper convivial pursuit cheetah

How often does this describe you? You found what you think is the perfect canvas. You love the design, you even know the perfect use for it. You buy it in spite of the huge pile of canvases in your stash. Maybe you even get it on stretcher bars. Then it languishes near your stitchy […]

Stitch Class for Beginning Needlepointers

mondrian memories needlepoint class, stitch sampler taught by needlepoint expert janet m. perry with a canvas by sandy grossman-morris

Originally posted 2012-06-14 07:11:41. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I’ve always thought it’s one thing to practice stitches on pieces of doodle canvas and quite another to learn stitches on a canvas that turns into a project. I like the feeling that my practice is going towards something. That’s what I love about the Sandy […]

New Cyberclass from Laura Perin

copyright Laura Perin

Bright in spring colors (with four choices), you’ll love Laura Perin’s upcoming cyberclass, Spring Patchwork. The class begins in May and features a shade of multi-colored silk. Learn more here.

Making Overdyed Threads Behave – New Book

Lear great ways to use these threads, copyright Janet M. Perry and Art Needlepoint

Being in love with thread and color as I am, is it a surprise that I love overdyed threads? Being a needlepointer, is it a surprise that I have found them so frustrating that I’ve spent years developing techniques to use those threads but nit get the dreaded diagonal stripes that are so infuriating? That’s […]