Are You Crazy about Cashmere Stitch?

craftsman trees cashmere stitch needlepoint by janet perry

I am as you can see from the sampler above (available as an ebook here). The second year of my hugely popular 25 stitches series begins May 15, 2014 with 25 Cashmere Stitches. In this three-lesson email course, you’ll learn 25 variations of Cashmere Stitch to increase your stitch knowledge and to add interest to [...]

Help to Plan your Perfect Canvas

Will this be the canvas I plan as part of this class?

It happens to all of us. We love the canvas, we buy the canvas, we bring the canvas home. Then it languishes, usually because we have no idea how to stitch it. I have piles of these in my house, often neatly arranged in piles by subject — don’t you? My Quick Stitch Class, Planning [...]

Exciting Needlepoint in Pittsburgh in April

Come visit me at Needlepoint Breeze next month.

Do you live in Western Pennsylvania? Are you looking for help to pick you perfect canvas? Are you perplexed by a canvas in your stash and would like suggestions for what to do? Then help is on the way! On Wednesday, April 23, I’ll be at Needlepoint Breeze in Pittsburgh for a full day of [...]

Get Started on a Lifelong Needlepoint Journey with my Free Class

beginning needlepoint stitch sampler designed by needlepoint expert janet m. perry

If you asked a needlepointer why she stitched she’ll tell you she finds it relaxing, creative, and meditative. It’s an artistic pursuit, a comfort in difficult times, a joy to share with others, and a steady companion. How many other things in your life are this? Why don’t you share the joy of needlepoint with [...]

Pick the Perfect Canvas with this On-line Class

Learn to pick your perfect canvas with this class.

Has this ever happened to you? You buy a canvas having fallen head over heels in love with it. You start to stitch and find that it is so far beyond your abilities you throw it in a corner in despair and think that you just aren’t any good at needlepoint. It isn’t you, you [...]