Bath Mosaic Needlepoint – Borders 2

needlepoint blackwork pattern, roman mosaic, designed by janet perry

Originally posted 2009-08-20 06:36:20. Republished by Blog Post Promoter The next two borders in the needlepoint reproduction of the Bath Mosaic combine Tent Stitch and Backstitch. Each will be shown as a straight border and then as the corner. The first border is made up of Backstitched squares with Tent Stitch squares in three colors […]

December 2012 Needlepoint Projects – Part 1

Your Christmas shopping may not be finished, or you may be waiting for some Christmas money to spend on your favorite hobby. Here is a quick round-up of some December 2012 Needlepoint Projects that I’ve found on my travels. Canvases Melissa Prince has a charming MD canvas that will work for any doctor. It’s 8″ […]

Peppermint Twist Bird Stitch Guide

Originally posted 2007-06-25 07:58:15. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Aren’t these canvases a delight? In charming pastels, with great stitches and glittery threads, I just love how these birds turned out. They will look like the most adorable confections on your tree, or displayed together on stands. Best of all because they are on 13 […]

The Difference between Licensing & Copyright & Why It Matters

Shakespeare's works were a big motivator in the first copyright laws. (public domain)

There is an alarming trend I’m seeing in the needlepoint world. Far too many companies, both large and small, are playing fast & loose with images they cannot reproduce and sell. I was discussing the difference between licensing & copyright with a friend over the weekend. I suspect that some of the problem comes from […]

Needlepoint by Nanny — Stitching for a Cause

Originally posted 2008-03-22 11:10:12. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Her flyer has a quote by Ghandi, “You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” Judy Standish has certainly taken this to heart. As Needlepoint by Nanny, she is taking her talent in needlepoint to help in the fight against diabetes. She […]