March Random Thoughts on Needlepoint

Originally posted 2008-03-31 17:29:42. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Here’s another batch of great needlepoint tips: ~ Early samplers often had unworked canvas surrounding the motifs. ~ In England brown needlepoint canvas is called antique in the US it’s called ecru. ~ When combining overdyed & solid threads, check the enire length for clashes in […]

Marking Pens & Needlepoint – Naming Names

Originally posted 2009-09-15 07:44:52. Republished by Blog Post Promoter To learn the complete results of my testing of pens, get the current issue of Needlepoint Now at your local LNS. I tested three types of pens by marking them on canvas, wetting them, rubbing the wet canvas, blotting it and then repeating the whole process […]