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At Play

A while back, I saw this delightful combination of stitches at Mary Corbet’s blog. It wasn’t long before ideas crowded my head, so it was time to play a bit. 8 more words


more than just a tree

This piece began a couple of weeks ago with an appliquéd bicycle and a bit of a landscape outline. Then I added the tree I posted about last week. 75 more words


WIP: Words of Hope designed by "Oh My Bloomin' Threads"

Okay stitchers, it is WIP Wednesday once again and today I am working on Words of Hope designed by “Oh My Bloomin’ Threads.” This one would have been finished yesterday but my power went out due to gale force winds and an idiot who didn’t want to trim his tree. 225 more words


Breezy Hill Alpaca Knitting Circle

Attended my first knitting circle since moving back to Maryland last month and got a full tour of the Breezy Hill Alpaca Farm. Held a duckling and a lamb and was pooped on by both, but got to feed the alpacas and hang out with some awesome ladies. 18 more words


G is for Guillotine

Hand embroidered work in progress, part of my Abecedarian of Demise. Each panel is approximately 9″ x 12″, cotton floss on cotton canvas.


Embroidery Bugs

While I have been busy the last few weeks, and I started trying my hand at shrink plastics, I’m still doing my embroidery and my recent project over the last two months has been beetles and bugs. 139 more words


Hoopla hurrah

I’ve finishing framing Option 1 of my French knot embroideries in the hoop. Which I’ve discovered is called Hoopla. I found a few methods online to finish the back, and ended up combining a couple. 201 more words