For some reason, at this time of year I tend to set myself a making challenge. This needlepoint cushion cover was a December challenge a couple of years ago. I like needlepoint a great deal, but I don't like the...
Math, what do you mean I need math to do needlepoint! What does math have to do with needlepoint and do we really use it. Math is used everywhere. When my 12 year old didn’t think she needed to do fractions I had her help me with a recipe of her favorite dessert – but we cut it in half. She didn’t like my subtle “I tol
Earlier this week, Barbara Bergsten had a post about a class she taught on painting your own canvas with a name or monogram. It’s a great post and has a detailed list of materials, photos, and links to instruction. One thing she says in the post is that taking this class gave people a new […]
Are you interested in learning how to embroider but don't know where to start? Embroidery can seem a little intimidating to start but in reality, it's an inexpensive and simple craft. If you're a beginner and looking for some easy patterns, check out our 17 fun projects that are a perfect way to learn embroidery.