Friends and Relatives

I made this for my friends, who are the only family I've got.  I modeled this one on the Demons Are Everywhere custom piece. I need to get another frame for it, but that was a learning experience too.  I've got it mounted to the foam board, so I can just slip it in the [...]

Altar cloth

Altar cloth

I made this for my adopted dad.  He's a eucharistic minister, which means he goes around on Sundays carrying communion to homebound people, in nursing homes and the like.    So I made him this little altar cloth, which came out about 8" x 7" total, on 36 count evenweave. I had to fudge the crown [...]

Roses are Red

Roses are Red

With thanks to whoever wrote the original Insanity Wolf meme: This is cotton floche on linen.  The edge is buttonholed, then a few rows of filet crochet (perle cotton, sorry I forget which size), then a tatted edge. A gift for a dear friend. The inner edge is a braided plait stitch, which I found [...]