https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H7BFdjDDJ2Q Gentle reader, I keep threatening to spew out a torrent of books like a cyclone from which the world may never recover -- bwahaha. But seriously. My life is about finding the time and energy to choose from the millions of things I want to do, and then doing as many of them [...]
I have been making things all my life. But until a couple months ago, I was a craftsman. I didn't really understand the difference between arts and crafts. For as long as I can remember, I have been enormously anxious about drawing. I have always felt that I wouldn't be able to draw a representation [...]
Cross stitch pattern pdf for this picture, 96w x 120h, courtesy of knitpro's nice little free app. (pdf downloadable below the pictures) Because somebody is doing it, duh. Thank God for Trump's giant Mexican rape fence. trump2016
This is a monogram from one of the Priscilla books. (They can be downloaded for free from the Library of Congress.) I liked this tree a lot, and spent the afternoon here. This is another enormous tree.
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 [...]