2008 Finishes
Jan 5, 2008Public
Photo: Completed 3 Jan 2008. Alchemical Romance (2006) by Ink Circles stitched on SilkWeaver's Winter Breeze 32ct cashel linen. The purple symbols were stitched in The Gentle Art's Royal Purple (0840) and the gold symbols were stitched in Krenik #4 braid color 202HL. Stitch count: 245w x 197h.
Photo: Completed 10 Jan 2008. Quaker Odds (2005) by The Workbasket stitched on SilkWeaver's Peachy Keen 36ct Edinburgh linen. The blue stitching is in Peacock and the center snowflake is in Khaki both from Week's Dye Works. Stitch count: 65w x 65h.
Photo: Completed 12 Jan 2008. Irony is Not Dead (2006) by Julie Jackson - Subversive Cross Stitch. Stitched on 14ct Aida. Can't remember the color. Used remnant silk fibers for the stitching. Stitch count: 31w x 53h.
Photo: Completed 20 Jan 2007. This is a piece I designed for the "Garden Party Samplings" stitcher's retreat 2008. The piece is stitched on Carnation Pink Cashel linen using DMC 307, DMC 917, DMC 989, DMC 3854 and Sampler Threads Simply Shaker Walnut. Stitch count: 36w x 14h.
Photo: Completed 27 Jan 2008. This pattern is from one of my magazines - no info about the pattern remains. I completed the ornaments in a day using 14ct Aida and DMC. These will replace the ornaments Ellie ate. Stitch count: 46w x 46h each.
Photo: Completed 5 Feb 2008. This Celtic Knot pattern is from Stitcher's World. It's stitched on a 28ct linen solo from Silkweaver. I used Beige, Sweet Potato and Charcoal cotton floss from Week's Dye Works. Stitch count: 59w x 59h.
Photo: Completed 9 Feb 2008. Quaker Evens (2005) by The Workbasket stitched on Silkweaver's Peachy Keen 36ct Edinburgh linen. The stitching is in Bordeaux from Week's Dye Works. Stitch count: 61w x 61h.
Photo: Completed 10 Feb 2008. Shenandoah by Lois Caron from Stitcher's World magazine (date unknown). Stitched on 18 ct white mono canvas using Harvest Waterlilies from the Caron Collection. Stitch count: 88w x 88h.
Photo: Completed 14 Feb 2008. A valentine's day gift for my husband. This is a Dragon Dreams (2003) feebie "2003 Valentine Dragon". It is stitched on 32 ct Superstition from Silkweaver using DMC floss. Stitch count: 22w x 57h.
Photo: Completed 22 Feb 2008. Flower Basket Quilt by Laura Perin from Stitcher's World (date unknown). Stitched on 18 ct white mono canvas using #5 DMC pearl cottons and Caron Collection Watercolours "Eggplant". Stitch count: 106w x 106h.
Photo: Completed 24 Feb 2008. This is the symbol for wood from Alchemical Romance (2006) by Ink Circles. It was stitched using left overs in my stash. Stitch count: 13w x 27h
Photo: Completed 7 Mar 2008. Springology March Hare (2004) from the Trilogy. This project was completed with scraps I found in the house. Stitch count: 40w x 40h.
Photo: Completed 10 Mar 2008. Spring Crazy #129 (2007) by Lizzie*Kate.. Stitched on Lime Green linen and The Gentle Art fibers. Stitch count: 25w x 33h.
Photo: Completed 16 Mar 2008. Quaker Odds (2005) by The Workbasket stitched on Silkweaver's Peachy Keen 36ct Edinburgh linen. The stitching is in Avocado from The Gentle Art Simply Shaker. Stitch count: 63w x 63h.
Photo: Completed 20 Mar 2008. Black & White by Dessins DHC. Stitched on 32ct Winter Skye Opalescent Lugana from Silkweaver using Weeks Dye Works "Squash". Stitch count: 100w x 100h.
Photo: Completed 23 Mar 2008. Paradise Macaw (1990) by Paul Brent printed by Color Charts, Inc. Stitched on 32ct Tangerine Sparkle Lugana from Silkweaver using DMC fibers. Stitch count: 100w x 205h.
Photo: Completed 29 Mar 2008. This was one of the projects from the 2008 Stitching Friends Retreat - Garden Party Samplings put on by A Stitcher's Garden. This is a wool pincushion with vanilla mulch stuffing. Pattern is the Lace Scroll Pin Cushion (2008) from Bird Brain Designs.
Photo: Completed 30 Mar 2008. This was one of the projects from the 2008 Stitching Friends Retreat - Garden Party Samplings put on by A Stitcher's Garden. Ribbons in Bloom (2008) by A Stitcher's Garden. Stitched on 30ct R&R Beach Plum Linen with Weeks Dye Works, DMC and Thread Gatherer ribbons. Stitch count: 75w x 25h.
Photo: Completed 2 Apr 2008. This is the commemorative kit from the 2008 Stitching Friends Retreat - Garden Party Samplings put on by A Stitcher's Garden. This is a design by Gail (2008); it's her first design. Stitched on 32ct Ice Blue linen with DMC. Stitch count: 63w x 73h.
Photo: Completed 4 Apr 2008. This was one of the projects from the 2008 Stitching Friends Retreat - Garden Party Samplings put on by A Stitcher's Garden. Daisy Daisy (2007) from La-D-Da. Stitched on 30ct linen using Belle Soie Silk. Stitch count: 84w x 136h.
Photo: Completed 5 Apr 2008. Judy Becher Sampler (no date) from The Sunflower Seed. Stitched on 28ct Lugana Solo from Silkweaver using threads from The Gentle Art and Weeks Dye Works as I saw appropriate. Stitch count: 80w x 90h.
Photo: Completed 16 Apr 2008. Quaker Evens (2005) by The Workbasket stitched on Silkweaver's Peachy Keen 36ct Edinburgh linen. The stitching is in Hyacinth from The Gentle Art. Stitch count: 61w x 59h.
Photo: Completed 17 Apr 2008. Irish Setter, designed by Ann Jackson for the SOTC dog club awards. This was stitched using DMC on a lovely yellow aida that was washed out by the flash. Stitch count: 24w x 16h.
Photo: Completed 17 Apr 2008. German Shepherd Dog, designed by Ann Jackson for the SOTC dog club awards. This was stitched using DMC on a blue aida. Stitch count: 23w x 17h.