Tag Archives: Creativ Festival

Half a Biscornu

We have been having such terribly dull and damp days around here that I decided to get out some decidedly more cheery stitching. I just finished up one side of the Lilies Biscornu, which is from a class taught by … Continue reading

9 Comments | Posted in Punto Antico | Tagged , , ,

Icy Finish

Oh, stitchy friends, can you believe I managed to finish something else? I’m on a roll. Actually, I’ve come to the end of a short productive streak. 😉 This is Icy Ornament, designed by Carol Storie for the 2015 Creativ … Continue reading

10 Comments | Posted in Cross Stitch | Tagged , , ,

Shiny Swirls

Another finish! I’m so proud of myself! This is Geometric Swirl Ornament, taught by Diane Scott for the 2014 Creativ Festival. And, if I am honest with you, I actually finished this a couple of months ago, but I kept … Continue reading

6 Comments | Posted in Cross Stitch | Tagged , , ,

Precious Jewel

Hello, stitchy friends! November is well underway now, and with it all that wonderful autumn weather I love so much. Tomorrow, Canada and other commonwealth countries observe Remembrance Day. After that is Christmas, and believe me when I say nearly … Continue reading

10 Comments | Posted in Cross Stitch | Tagged , , ,

Buttonhole Conquered!

I did it! I got all the way around (perfectly lined up), and finally, once and for all, have  the darn buttonhole stitch figured out. I added new thread the proper way, picked out stitches, and even made the end … Continue reading

7 Comments | Posted in Hardanger | Tagged , ,

Creativ Festival Fall 2015 – Day 5

I’m sorry that I’m so late in posting my day five recap. I got home around dinner time on Saturday, put in a load of laundry and collapsed. Sunday was spent getting caught up on housework and also a jaunt … Continue reading

4 Comments | Posted in Hardanger, Tatting | Tagged , , ,

Creativ Festival Fall 2015 – Day 4

Today was day four of classes for the Creativ Festival, and the second day that the shopping floor was open. I started the day with a regular cross stitch class with Maria Gollek of MarNac Designs. Right now he doesn’t … Continue reading

3 Comments | Posted in Cross Stitch, Hand Embroidery | Tagged , , , ,