Stitches a la Carte – Book Review

Melissa Shirley house, photo copyright Napa Needlepoint

Lynda Richardson, Dream House Ventures, 2014, ISBN: 978-0-692-26349-3 This book is such a delightful resource for every stitcher. If you are a beginner, you’ll get lots of stitch patterns that only need Tent Stitch. If you are a more experienced stitcher, you’ll find plenty of great ideas to bring life to many projects. There are [...]

Learn Needlepoint Shading in this New Book

copyright Janet M. Perry & Art Needlepoint

It used to be that stitchers were not encouraged to try shading needlepoint at all until they had stitched quite awhile. Even then it was generally only needleblending that was taught. That notion ended up restricting our needlepoint, keeping it from looking as good as it could. We didn’t needleblend unless we had to, ending [...]

Stitchamaze.com

Originally posted 2007-12-27 11:39:41. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThis is one of muy favorite sites, and in the current issue of “Stitchtalk”Rosalyn Cherry-Soliel has a short article about my book. Read the main article, about faces in needlepoint, first (you’ll learn lots), and find the article just below. Cherry-Soliel is a tremendously inventive stitcher and [...]