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. […]

Williamsburg Needle Case Sneak Peek

whimsy & grace williamsburg needle case & stitch guide

Originally posted 2006-11-18 08:56:20. Republished by Blog Post PromoterAlthough this needle case doesn’t use flashy threads, like metallics, it still has lots of texture. The case is designed by Whimsy & grace and I’ve written a stitch guide for it. This is the model for the guide. I love that there are so many textures […]

Free Stitch Guides from Associated Talents

Originally posted 2011-12-30 06:50:12. Republished by Blog Post PromoterAssociated Talents now has free PDF guides for a number of their canvases now available on their site. The guides have color pictures of the stitched canvas, a supply list, color charts of the stitches, and explanations of any specialized techniques used. These include their inventive techniques […]