This glorious class uses techniques of stitching and beading to create a lovely necklace or necklace & earring combo. Called Soutache. The workshop from CyberPointers (ANG’s on-line chapter) begins January 1, 2014. But registration ends today. Anyone can take the class, you don’t have to be a member of CyberPointers to take part. The materials [...]
Originally posted 2011-01-11 07:04:19. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Make 2011 the year for you to learn stitches and needlepoint techniques with my free Learn-a-Stitch Mini-Socks, running here on Nuts about Needlepoint. We begin the series with Scotch Stitch Variations done in holiday colors of green, red, and gold. This post is long, so here [...]
A reader of this blog asked a question about making a belt. She wanted to know about where to buy the supplies and about finishing. When you are planning on stitching a belt your local needlepoint shop will be your best resource. Your best resource would be your local needlepoint shop. If you are designing [...]
Originally posted 2011-10-28 07:36:53. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Our friends over a BeStitched have added two new videos to their growing library. These feature Vicky DeAngelis who was there recently teaching Sharon G’s delightful Deco Kitty canvas. In them you can learn how to stitch without a laying tool.
From Ziva Needlepoint, Scot’s Scotch takes its inspiration from the designs of Charles Rennie Mackintosh & others in the Glasglow School.It’s an interpretation in different colors of a textile band woven by Margaret MacDonald (Mackintosh’s wife). Ziva used MacDonald’s wonderful geometric patterns (she was well-known for them) and interpreted them in bright colors. They are [...]