Thursday, February 10, 2011

Garage Sale Find

I was tired of using fold up card table chairs around my kitchen table--I reupholstered the cushions.

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Wednesday, February 9, 2011

My First Needle Punch

Surfing the Internet, I came across yet something else I had to try--needle punch. I embroidered the words "Get Well" and framed this little guy and sent him off.

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

The New Crewel by Katherine Shaughnessy

I picked this book up from the public library and love the patterns. I didn't have any yarn so I worked them with DMC embroidery floss. I needed to learn how to resize images I post--and to add captions, centered above each image.

Hip Squares

Love Loops

Ruby Shoots