Does picking a good background stitch send you into waves of indecision? I know it does for me. Like many of you, I tend to go back to the same few background stitches because I know them and I know they will work. It doesn’t have to be that way. The next class in my [...]
Originally posted 2009-10-27 19:55:33. Republished by Blog Post PromoterThe winner of the Baroque Silk is Betsy. Congratulations!
Originally posted 2009-03-15 06:14:12. Republished by Blog Post PromoterSometimes you realize you have started just too many projects. The lure of the newest challenge, the new color of thread or that great color combination is just too great and so you start another project. That’s been me lately. As a result, I haven’t been good [...]
Recently Jane Wood had a guest post by Frank Hyatt of HP Designs on her blog. Frank is an absolutely delightful person. His history in needlepoint begins with the purchase of the smallest needlepoint store I have ever seen, Elaine Magnin Needlepoint (my closet is twice its size). From this shop they opened an early [...]
Originally posted 2006-10-27 16:36:38. Republished by Blog Post PromoterI finished the Hot Air Balloon last night. It’s so absolutely adorable that I wanted to share it with you all! Next up a 3-D Bargello Christmas Tree, stitched using Gloriana’s wonderful Lorikeet hand-dyed wool. As soon as I get enough of it finished to look good, [...]