I recently started branching out in terms of the mediums I cross stitched on. For Christmas, I made a key chain for a good friend of mine. I used plastic canvas for the first time. I ended up having to make the dang thing over again because I cut the plastic too close and the… Continue reading Cross Stitch Key Chains
When I didn’t want to play around with watercolor but I still wanted to be craftily productive, I broke out this kit that I’ve had for a few months now. Every time I visit any place that sells cross stitch materials, I check the cross stitch kits for any that are on clearance. Found this… Continue reading Not All Who Wander Kit
I love the look of watercolor art. I have always wanted to learn, but I suffer from perfectionism. If I can’t do it perfectly the first time, then I’ll never do it perfectly. That’s the mindset that I have a hard time getting through. I’m trying to be better with practicing things to get good… Continue reading Watercolor Beginnings
I’m still plugging along on this pattern. My fiance and I have been busy recently with some first-time-buying-a-house stuff, so I haven’t had as much time to sit and stitch, but I’ve made some progress. It’s really fun stitching a huge block of one color and seeing the rest of the pattern appear out of… Continue reading WIP Wednesday: Treasure Dragon II
After finishing the little Moon & Back stitch over the weekend, my need for needles and thread has come front and center again. An artist I follow on Twitter, Lee (@StoneDragonWS) has recently opened an Etsy store and I love his patterns! His pixel art translates flawlessly into cross stitch. I bought all the designs… Continue reading WIP Wednesday: Treasure Dragon
This weekend is a busy one for me. I have a friend in from out of town and I have familial obligations to attend to as well, so I wanted to take the one afternoon I had to myself and mindlessly stitch something easy. This is it: I took a picture after I completed each… Continue reading Love U to the Moon & back
I’ll be back next week with new posts! Enjoy the holidays!