Originally posted 2011-05-25 08:43:38. Republished by Blog Post Promoter I must admit that in looking at the Table of Contents of this book, I was skeptical. The most useful stitch dictionaries I have used classify stitches by stitch family. Sharon takes a different approach and one that makes lots of sense. She divides her stitches [...]
This post from the archives is reposted as part of the Blast from the Past series. New content will return October 3, 2013. This month we celebrate variations in Byzantine (it was supposed to be Mosaic, but I can’t find the stocking I started). Byzantine and its close relation, Jacquard, are characterized by their zig [...]
Originally posted 2008-04-10 21:18:39. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Stash Enhancement Alert! If you liked the Bargello address book in this entry. There is one in white moire available at Susan Portra’s needlepoint resale site. Since the one I had was vintage gotten from an ANG Auction, they are no longer made. Happy Shopping!
Originally posted 2010-04-23 07:16:41. Republished by Blog Post Promoter This post from the archives is reposted as part of the Blast from the Past series. New content will return October 3, 2013. Patchwork Quilts remain a rich source of inspiration of design in all kinds of media, needlepoint not the least. Every time I look [...]
Originally posted 2010-05-11 07:39:20. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Betty Chen Louis is, quite simply, a marvelous needlepoint artist. Her work is creative, beautiful, and interesting. And, luckily for us, she shares it with us by being an outstanding teacher as well. The pictures throughout this article are of many of her pieces, put her [...]