One day, a needle, some thread, and a Rolodex walked into a fabric store to get all creative… Wait, what? That’s exactly how I feel about creativity and inspiration sometimes.
Welcome to Stitchin’spiration’s Friday Fill! What’s a “Friday Fill”? Well, weekly I’m going to introduce you to all kinds of blackwork fills, and try to break them down showing you how truly easy it is to stitch blackwork. Most importantly, I want to show you how much fun it can be.
So in those spare moments that you’re sitting around thinking about color and color theory (which for a color geek like myself may be more often than I care to admit), what comes to your mind? Why a color wheel, of course! Really, what is a color wheel, and why do we like to put […]
Color is everywhere, it surrounds us. But, is there really anything simple to color? What is color anyway? We see it everywhere, but what makes it?
For me, there’s nothing like color to get my creative juices flowing. It always has. I grew up in a church filled with gorgeous stained glass windows surrounding you. They are filled with all kinds of color and form, and told of all the stories of the Bible, and were filled with Christian symbolism. Depending […]
Since I posted back in February that Stitchin’spiration was going to be coming back to life, it seems to have been quiet here at our home on the web, but that definitely has not been the case. I’ve been busy setting up a platform for bringing all those blackwork, cross stitch, and notecards back to […]
Greetings from the colorful world of blackwork! I am pleased to announce that after several years of inactivity, Stitch’inspiration will be coming alive again! Where have I been? Well, life happened, and had to take priority. In the background I’ve been continuing to design and be creative, but the business end of things just did […]
Look for our ad in the Needlework Retailer in the November / December, 2009 issue. Happy stitchin’! Sally More Reading:
Don’t forget to stop by The Needlework Show, and shop for needlework items in your jammies!!!! Show’s open from October 7 – October 12 Happy stitchin’! Sally More Reading:
What a quick gift to stitch! Tokens & Trifles Sewing Cards are used, but also would be beautiful in fabric. Chistmas Tokens 2 – ABC-0942 Part of the A Blackwork Christmas Series. Our annual Christmas series – bringing you the best of Christmas in blackwork! This ongoing series of designs will continue to grow, giving […]