Stitch Sample – Colour #3

My stitch sample today is Colour #3 Colour #3 reminds me of the colours of summer. It is a blend of greens, coral/pinks and orange. This will give you an idea of the colour combination In the video, I am stitching on 18 count mono canvas using a size 5 perle cotton.  The stitch is…

Card Inserts

I posted previously that I would be featuring some card inserts. If you are a member of any sort of needlework guild then you will likely be familiar with card inserts.  If not, members generally stitch small designs to insert into a card.  Cards are given to members who are ill, perhaps have birthdays, celebrations…

Iris #4

Here it is, Iris #4. This is the fourth and final sample of Iris. If you have been following Iris, you will remember that I chose this design to demonstrate how using ONE design can appear different and/or similar depending on the placement of colours. Iris is a small design measuring 3 inches on 18…

Theros – What a Hoot

Welcome Theros in my What A Hoot series. What a Hoot is my new series, a collection of SIX owls!  Each owl will be introduced in my newsletter sent out early in the month through September. Some of you may be wondering where the name Theros came from.  Well, Kam thought of this.  It means…

Iris #3

Iris #3 today. I’ve shown you two versions of Iris now and today is the third sample of Iris. I chose to stitch a much smaller project this year showcasing my summer collection.  My goal with these samples are to demonstrate how using ONE design can appear quite different and/or similar depending on the placement…

Iris #2

I am sharing Iris #2 today. I wrote in my last post that I like to stitch a larger project when I introduce my new collections of colours.  This year I chose a smaller project instead.  My goal is to demonstrate how using ONE design can appear quite different and/or similar depending on the placement…