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Snowman Update

September 11, 2015

OK…here I am again hoping that WordPress will let me post photos. I can not post what I have been working on, as it is a secret for now.  It is something very unusual for me and a pilot for one of my favorite designer. More on that at a future date.

I have been also making progress on my Snowman. This is my sit and stitch project, which means mostly tent or stitches that use only one strand of thread…thus no laying. I keep a project like this by my chair in the living room. I hate for my DH to feel like I am ALWAYS in my studio where my floor stand resides 🙂

IMG_0455I am slowly making progress on his hat. The stars are done in metallic and I discovered that I should do them before I fill in with the tent. There are three colors of green. My colors are not exactly the same as the painted canvas but I am using what I have in my stash…..fancy that.

IMG_0454Although it may be hard to see….I used one ply of Planet Earth silk to do scotch squares for the scarf. Each square is made up of 4 small scotch stitches. I used only one ply because I wanted the shading to show through.I did this at a guild meeting and the section is not quite done.

Today is 9/11 and I pray we always remember those who lost their lives on this date. We are so fortunate to live in this country. God Bless you all. More soon.

 

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  1. September 11, 2015 4:31 pm

    Looking good! The pieces of silk are a neat little addition 🙂

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