Another Plastic Canvas Alert

Originally posted 2008-11-10 08:27:39. Republished by Blog Post PromoterI feel like I’m living vicariously through Sister Diane’s CraftyPod blog and her love for plastic canvas. Today she has another wonderful post about a great Japanese plastic canvas book. The projects in this book include a neat, graphic pencil cup and the most adorable coin purse [...]

Blending Old & New Dyelots Seamlessly

Originally posted 2011-08-24 07:07:32. Republished by Blog Post PromoterYou know the feeling, you are going to run out of thread before the project is finished. You’ve already starting stitching, so you can’t use my stripes method (explained in the link). What do you do when you’re using a stranded thread? First off stop stitching this [...]

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 [...]