Originally posted 2013-02-24 06:57:03. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I mostly do small projects (even 4 x6 is big for me). My friend Doreen mostly does big projects (she’s stitching a headboard). I think stitchers tend to like one thing or another. What camp are you in? Let me know in the comments.
Originally posted 2007-02-04 07:26:45. Republished by Blog Post PromoterI suppose you could say I’m clearly a child of the 70’s. I grew up in Pittsburgh, PA when the Steelers were great. As a result, I love football. I got married in 1980 in the SF Bay Area and so I got to watch a second […]
Being in love with thread and color as I am, is it a surprise that I love overdyed threads? Being a needlepointer, is it a surprise that I have found them so frustrating that I’ve spent years developing techniques to use those threads but nit get the dreaded diagonal stripes that are so infuriating? That’s […]
Originally posted 2012-08-18 15:31:31. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThere might be a problem with some search phrases when you use the search function on the blog. It appears to be only some combinations of terms, and only in some browsers. My host provider cannot replicate the problem and basically wants me to fling stiff against […]
Diagonal Stitches, from Tent to the largest length of Gobelin, they are the workhorses of needlepoint stitches. They are also the focus of my upcoming 25 Stitches class. These three-lesson email classes are notebook classes with a twist — a sampler project showcasing the stitches. In the first two lessons you’ll learn the stitches, using […]