Is it too soon to start getting ready for next Christmas?
More new designs mixed in with a bunch of food
Hi hi. Happy new year. I am sitting on my couch with my orange blanket over me, there’s a nice little fire going, and Alexa is playing me nature sounds which are wonderful if a bit wet, especially when combined with a huge mug of tea. Scout the cat looked confused when the beach sounds started […]
New designs and hellos from the ground
Continuing on with new designs. I already have a thing for olive bars in stores. I take pictures, thinking I’d like to paint them. I think how would I get the shininess, the roundness? I ogle them in jars, hanging out with their saucy citrus friends. I have also always always dreaded bringing appetizers to […]
A very complicated plan
I was in Dallas in early September (that’s just a week or so ago, right?) at the Destination Dallas market where shop owners come and buy and lots of other needlepoint good stuff goes on. I’m always surprised what says hello from the ground on my way there. Sweet encouragement for a shy girl like […]
Good Pippin-y times
Hi. OK so I have been thoroughly boggled by all the ways Pippin has to communicate. The combo of blogs and Instagram and Facebook and websites and, by association, email and texts and such have wrapped up my brain in confusion and made going to make a cup of tea and do some more designing […]
Scissors and paper and pens
Well hey! Look what got to my post office box! My copy of Needlepoint Now with Pippin’s twelve flowerpots on the cover, with stitches designed by none other than Laura Taylor. Pippin’s first cover! I know you probably all got this Needlepoint Now a couple of weeks ago but it takes a while longer to […]
Playing with the herd. And the loner. And starting to think about these guys. Because of this.