Sundance Beads for Needlepoint – How to & Why Knot! — book review

Originally posted 2009-05-08 05:55:43. Republished by Blog Post PromoterSundance recently published a pamphlet on using beads in needlepoint. They told me “We just love beads and how they can define an area of stitching.” This booklet was designed to answer the questions they get about using beads. Since beading is not one of my best [...]

Book Review – The Best Bargello Book

Originally posted 2008-01-15 08:06:43. Republished by Blog Post PromoterJune McKnight, self-published, 2008. I learned to stitch Bargello, as did many others, from Elsa William’s wonderful book. It’s long been out of print and I have never found a beginner’s book on Bargello to match it. That is until now. June has created the perfect Bargello [...]

ETC Key Fob Kit – Product Review

copyright Elizabeth Turner Collection

The Elizabeth Turner Collection (ETC) has come out with a delightful line of key chain kits. Packaged in a long, skinny zipper bag, the kits include the painted canvas, a heavy leather key chain, double-sided tape and finishing instructions. The come in two different shapes, a brown rectangle, or a teardrop in black. Currently there [...]