Colour #64

Make sure you watch the video above Welcome to my Eye for Colour series featuring Colour #64 today.  My goal with the series is to hopefully provide customers with a similar experience to selecting a colour palette and thread choices as you would do in a shop. So, let’s get started. This colour is one…

Iris

I would like to introduce Iris!  But, let me tell you a bit first. Each year when I introduce my new collections, I generally like to stitch a larger project.  This year I decided to change this a bit and instead of featuring one larger project, opting for a small project.  It is always fabulous…

Stitch Sample – Colour #120

Today, my stitch sample is all about Colour #120. While I stitch these samples for my personal stitch library, I hope they will allow customers to “see” how the colours blend and what they look like when stitched.  My goal is to have a stitch sample video for each colour I dye – EVENTUALLY! Colour…

Playing With Colours

It will come as no surprise at all that I LOVE playing with colours! Recently I was creating a palette that I thought would work for one of my stitch group members. Susan is currently designing a project for publication next year.  She and I were “playing with colours” to see what might work and…

Summer Collection

This year my summer collection includes the addition of four new colours combinations.  When I start my seasonal collections, I generally choose one colour to focus on.  This collection focuses on aqua/teals! Colour #63 was the first combination I dyed.  It is actually an overdye meaning I dyed it in a colour combination of blue…

Medieval Moments

This is a lovely sample today called Medieval Moments designed by Carolyn Mitchell.  Carolyn is a well known Canadian designer who I was very fortunate to take a workshop with when I first started counted canvas work.  I learned a lot Carolyn, thank you! Medieval Moments is a pattern of a collection of eight ornaments….