CyberPointers Is Here!

Originally posted 2008-11-01 16:07:23. Republished by Blog Post Promoter The new Internet chapter. CyberPointers, of the Americaan Needlepoint Guild opened for business today. It’s been a long time coming. This chapter is designed to do everything other guild chapters do, but do them over the Internet. We’ll chat, we’ll learn, we’ll share ideas, and we’ll […]

Learn Bargello – Virtual Book Tour Stop

Originally posted 2008-06-28 06:40:13. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Today’s Virtual Book Tour Stop is atNeedlepoint for Fun, a delightful, free, on-line and email magazine about needlepoint. If you’ve ever wanted to learn Bargello, here a quick and easy instructions to get you started. Take some blank canvas, draw on a rectangle, pick your threads, […]

Animals and Birds from New Needlepoint Designer

corgi needlepoint

Eleanor Grosch is a delightful current artist with a bright Mid-century Modern style that reminds me of Charley Harper. You can see her work at her website, Just Eleanor. Now several of her works of birds and dogs have been adapted to needlepoint. You can order them through your local shop. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2014Some Rights ReservedOriginal content […]

Needlepoint 202 – book review

Originally posted 2007-02-03 06:55:18. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Ruth Dilts with Joan Lohr, Rainbow Gallery, 2007. In Needlepoint 101, Ruth took us through the process of stitching a canvas with tips, stitch, and several stitch guides. But we wanted more. Ruth has delivered everything we wanted and even more in this second volume. Here […]

New Needlepoint Canvas and Thread Colors

Soft Ivory canvas (Congress Cloth pictured) is sure to be popular (photo from Zweigart)

In all the coverage of TNNA this past week, I neglected to mention some additional great new products. First, Planet Earth has added several new colors to their Pepper Pot Silk (great for 18-mesh canvas). The new colors are: 176 – Stratosphere 177 – Scuba 178 – Peacock 179 – Bluegrass 180 – Periwinkle 181 […]