Most of my time is spent crocheting! I have tried other crafty endeavors such as needle felting, wet felting, spinning, knitting, cross-stitch, needlepoint, tye-dyeing thread and embroidery. I also love buying yarn acquiring a mega stash, a sable (Stash Acquired Beyond Life Expectancy) of stash along with so many design ideas, I stick to crochet!Continue reading “Happy Valentine’s Day”
I worked on my embroidery last night finishing this bluebird… It turned out beautifully. This piece had several different stitches, stem, chain, blanket, french knots, detached chain stitch, star, and satin stitch. Then I started a free form sampler… incorporating some of my newly learned techniques. Enjoy!
Right after school yesterday, Orla opened the embroidery kit and was ready to get started… She picked this design as she loves hearts. Then chose colors she has from other kits. She got started saying, “I know how to do it, Mom” So we both could do one at the same time, I pickedContinue reading “WIP -Wednesday”
Yesterday, I received an email from Kelly Fletcher, as I am on her emailing list. She is and embroidery artist and has lovely designs all of which you can find in her shop on etsy or on craftsy. She also has a kit available at Barnes & Noble. So last night I found myself buying thisContinue reading “Embroidery”