Author Archives: Debbie

Shameless plug

I don’t do this very often but today I’m making a shameless plug for one of my teaching ventures, Canvas. Canvas is a fabulous event hosted by Julia Snyder and Leigh Miller. I taught for the inaugural event earlier this … Continue reading

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Stitching buddies

Today I’m off to stitch with friends! The third Wednesday of the month is one of my local ANG meetings, and I drive about 2 hours to get there. We stitch, catch up, have lunch, then I drive 2 hours … Continue reading

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Strip and Flip

Most of us are self taught in the needle arts. That is, we saw a kit in a big box store, liked it, bought it, brought it home and struggled through it. Some of us struggled more than others! But … Continue reading

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Finding a parking spot

In light of my last posts, let’s talk about something that’s in between starting a new thread and ending off – parking! Parking a thread that you intend to use later is a smart idea. And it’s something we discuss … Continue reading

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The end is near

So you’ve been stitching and are nearing the end of the thread. How to end off? The fastest and easiest way is to just pull the thread to the front of the canvas, either in the stitching area or in … Continue reading

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