Over at DMC’s blog, you can learn about many aspects of their floss in the first part of a series of reader-submitted questions. In this installment you’ll learn about dye lots and why a shop might only carry a selection of colors.
Originally posted 2002-10-12 22:39:33. Republished by Blog Post Promoter As a needlepointer, I find that often my work gets trivialized by artists and by people who do other fiber arts. Needlepoint suffers from a “little old lady” syndrome, which is completely out of sync with the reality of the art we produce, which is often [...]
I will be the first to admit, I’m terrible at photography. My children find it laughable because I’m so bad. And I’m better than my husband. About the only thing I can do OK is stick something on the scanner and scan it. For dummies like me there is some on-line help. Mary Corbet who [...]
Originally posted 2009-01-26 07:58:03. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Orna Willis has the most marvelous way with color. I’m so excited that she is sharing this with us all. Weekly she will be doing color experiments. She will be taking a different overdye each week, extracting colors from it, making different color combinations and then [...]
Caron Collection has just announced 18 new colors in several of their multi-colored threads. All of the new colors are available in Watercolours and Wildflowers. All but two are available in Waterlilies. They have not been released in Impressions. I haven’t seen pictures of them but here are the names: Lettuce Black Iris Stained Glass [...]