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satin shading or needle painting

I am so excited. So so so excited. Last night I discovered through the Royal School of Needlework the technique of satin shading or needle painting and the amazing artist… 350 more words


Noah's Ark Cross Stitch Quilt

Week three complete – Feel like I didn’t accomplish much, let’s take a look and see:

I finished the cross stitch for the giraffes and I got them outlined. 252 more words


Noah's Ark Cross Stitch Quilt

Week two complete –  Realized I had missed some of the satin stitch, so added that and now satin stitch is complete. The instructions said to do all the satin stitch first, then the cross stitch boarder, followed by remaining cross stitch and then finally the back-stitching. 201 more words


Take me to the circus

Embroidery isn’t really my thing.  I really enjoy it, but I lack the patience to do much of it!  I started this project a couple of weeks ago and frankly I’m amazed that I finished it so quickly.  174 more words

Pins And Needles

Sunken Treasures #4

I’ve got a bit more done on this one and have now completed all the stitching on the top half.

The straight section had some interesting bands. 198 more words

Cross Stitch

Wednesday WIP

It’s been quite a while since I did a work in progress blog entry, but don’t be fooled into thinking I haven’t been working on anything.  155 more words

Pins And Needles

Worldwide friends: three-quarters of the front

I have only about another 64 flowers and 64 fillers to go and the front will be finished.

That’s another 512 hexies to make. 448 to stitch together into flowers. 282 more words