Tag Archives: WIPs

Is That a Door?

Remember my plan to stitch stockings for my immediate family? Well, as you may know, I’ve got two done now: my son and my mom. Next up is my dad, and I have actually made a start! The design is … Continue reading

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Buttonhole Conquered!

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

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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

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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

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Creativ Festival Fall 2015 – Day 3

I’ve survived another day, but just barely. I had a full day of classes, from 9am all the way to 8pm, with just two one hour breaks. And there is still two more days to go. *dies* My first class … Continue reading

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Creativ Festival Fall 2015 – Day 2

Today was the first full day of the Creativ Festival. Classes began at 9am and went all the way until 8pm. It takes a lot more energy than you would think to stitch, bead, sew, and craft all day. But … Continue reading

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Creativ Festival Fall 2015 – Precious Jewel

The Creativ Festival is off to a wonderful start! Everything from getting to check into our room early all the way to totally understanding all techniques in my class. Yay! (Be prepared for mediocre cell phone pictures taken in bad … Continue reading

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