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Not Your Grandmother's Needlepoint · 3d ago

The way

The way is not the sky.The way is the heart. -- BuddhaBeautifully styled by zecca.  What a wonderful housewarming or wedding present this would make. The limited color palette really makes i...
Not Your Grandmother's Needlepoint · 1W ago

From Life to Sketch

... To NeedlepointKimberly Santini is one of our artists.  I have loved her work since day one.  I found her on the internet and bought one of her paintings.  You Are My Sunshine, 2011It rem...
Not Your Grandmother's Needlepoint · 1W ago

Pirate Spider!

OMG!  Check out that spider.  He has amused me since the start of this canvas and now at the he is even sillier.  What can I say?  Every skeleton wearing a witch hat needs a spider dressed l...
Not Your Grandmother's Needlepoint · 1W ago

It's Finishing Friday

 I love boxes of finishing!  So many pretty things.  It always inspires me.I love this finishing of La Sirena by lulu mypinkturtle.  It went to a very special little girl from her grandmothe...
Not Your Grandmother's Needlepoint · 2W ago

Ooh La La!

What talented stitchers I know!We came together this weekend for an Embellishment Extravaganza.  Two days of stitching together, giggling and having fun.Everyone selected their own canvas;  ...
Not Your Grandmother's Needlepoint · 3W ago

What's happening tomorrow?

It's day one of our Embellishment Extravaganza!!  Woo Hoo!  So much fun.To give you a sneak peak here are some of the canvases we will be stitching.Tiger by Eleanor GroschAuntie Chicken by B...
Not Your Grandmother's Needlepoint · 3W ago


Happy Halloween!xoruth
Not Your Grandmother's Needlepoint · 3W ago

We interrupt our regularly scheduled programming

... for this note from our sponsorsJohnny wants to make certain all needlepointers, beaders and cookie eaters are having a happy National Cat Day!  Hug your kitties. Or better yet, teach the...
Not Your Grandmother's Needlepoint · 4W ago


It's time to showcase another of Kimberly's series of nine squares.  This is Bubbles a beautiful fish with a seaweed inspired border. There are always so many fun techniques packed into thes...
Not Your Grandmother's Needlepoint · 1M ago

The Three Stwooges are here!

They are back from the finisher and looking pretty nifty!  This was our mystery class last year and it was so much fun. Lots of detail but not too much of any one thing.  Totally doable! If ...