More Shadow Stitching – book review

Originally posted 2004-03-17 07:23:21. Republished by Blog Post Promoterdede Ogden, self-published, 2005 dede’s canvases are well-known for their lovely shaded painting and many stitchers have asked her about ways to stitch these canvases without needing to blend colors. She developed Shadow Stitching as a way to stitch them easily, by allowing the painting to show [...]

A Wealth of Stitches and Techniques in my New Class

This glorious canvas is the project for my upcoming class. (from Art Needlepoint)

Rich in color, but bold without fussy details, Donna Horn’s Afternoon Pond is a glorious base for needlepoint. In my upcoming cyberclass, held in conjunction with Art Needlepoint, you’ll be able to stitch this canvas easily while learning new techniques, stitches and effects. Shadow stitching, pattern darning, and textured stitches are among the techniques explored [...]

Sample Many Techniques in this Upcoming Class

amaryllis needlepoint, class by needlepoint expert janet m. perry

Needlepoint classes often fall into broad categories: they either teach you many different stitches or they concentrate on one technique. There’s nothing wrong with this. In a stitch class, you’ll get so many new ideas to spiff up your needlepoint projects. In a technique class you’ll get a chance to learn, and practice one thing [...]