More Fun Needlepoint Products

Originally posted 2011-06-02 07:07:17. Republished by Blog Post Promoter There’s lots more needlepoint fun coming to your local shop. CBK Needlepoint Collection has added five new lighthouse ornaments from Starke Art. Shops can also request specific lighthouses. Kelly Clark has a series of new half witches hat. Instead of free-standing hats, imagine a hat set […]

Hodie! Christus Est Natus Est!

Learn to pick your perfect canvas with this class. (design from Painted Pony,  photo copyright Janet M. Perry)

The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid; and the calf and the young lion and the fatling together; and a little child shall lead them. — Isaiah 11:6 Merry Christmas! Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2013Some Rights ReservedOriginal content here is published under these license terms: X License Type:Non-commercial, Attribution, no Derivative […]

Stripey Christmas Tree – Stripe 12 – Free Needlepoint Project

Using two colors for the ties makes this stripe exciting  (copyright Janet M. Perry)

The last stripe uses Tied Giant Oblong Cross, below. The crosses are tied with the same thread or a red thread. The two alternate. Make the Cross Stitches first for a row. Next tie with a horizontal stitch every other cross. If needed park your thread (or use a second needle). Tie the remaining stitches […]

Getting out of a Stitching Slump

Originally posted 2004-09-18 06:33:58. Republished by Blog Post Promoter It’s been an overly busy summer and my stitching has suffered. Too little time, the projects I chose not working well, and way too many deadlines; all have conspired to interfere with quality stitching time. So I have also been thinking about what to do when […]