Last Call Quilts & Needlepoint

scrappy squares needlepoint quilt free project, designed by needlepoint expert janet m. perry

While you are enjoying Thanksgiving leftovers, I’ll be busy working on the first lesson for the Quilts & Needlepoinnt class. The class begins on Monday and I’m so excited about it. If you understand quilts and quilt blocks, you have the start of an amazing and never-ending source of your own original projects. Projects that […]

Last Day to Sign Up for 2012 Color Club

Originally posted 2012-03-14 07:23:09. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Today is the last day to sign up for this year’s color club, Color through the Ages. Through charted Twinchies (2″square needlepoint) based on quilt designs, club members will explore color schemes typical not just of ancient times, but of the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, and […]

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 […]

Friday & Saturday Stitching

Originally posted 2006-04-24 06:24:30. Republished by Blog Post PromoterLast night we watched a ton of Enterprise episodes (I love Netflix) and I worked on the Leaf Mask. The main stitching is done, with only the veins and background to do. I’m thinking about what background to use, probably some kind of open stripe or blackwork. […]