Cat’s Cradle Cabin – finished

Originally posted 2007-02-18 06:48:25. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I just finished this cabin from Cat’s Cradle and I just love it. In fact it’s probably going up on the wall by my desk. It features lots of fun techniques, including needlepoint damask for the night sky. This one mixes textured stitches with Basketweave in […]

Introducing Senor Rooster

Annie Lane design, photo copyright Napa Needlepoint

Senor Rooster, one of Annie Lane’s delightful characters, is literally dressed up like a Christmas tree. He’s my newest stitch guide for Wellesley Needlepoint. He’s got a Santa’s hat, with easy-to-stitch fur trim. His feathers are a seasonally appropriate green. Best of all he’s ready to get down at the farm’s party with his Christmas […]

Explore Creativity in the Close to Needlepoint Retreat

tina close rooster needlepoint canvas from Art Needlepoint

Originally posted 2012-07-24 07:29:18. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I’m so excited about Art Needlepoint’s Fall Retreat (details & registration through the link). It’s in mid-October, in a glorious location, and will feature artist Tina Close. Her works are illustrating this post. The retreat will be held in a studio and so numbers are limited. […]