Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Tiny Needle Tuesday

 While I was away kitty sitting I got some little sheepies done on the little sheep sampler. Since it's not September yet the Sheep Virtues stayed home.


 I also brought along the crewel project which I am liking more and more. By that I mean the doing. The stitchery itself leaves a lot to be desired but I think I am getting better.



Dear Jane got all her pieces covered during the kittycation but I didn't take a needle to her as I goofed up the direction of two pieces and didn't bring any fabric to fix them. I am also not sure where to begin to put these pieces together. I am afraid this is another "Jane, what were you thinking?" piece which was not a good place to start when you're a bit rusty.


When I returned home yesterday I found this waiting for me in the mail. Thanks Connie for the surprise! I'd like to thank you in a more personal way but I can't find out where you originally contacted me from. Ravelry? Email? I've looked but can't find you to tell you how much I appreciate the card you made and the little carving. The booklet will come in very handy. I am one of those people who can never find a piece of paper when I need one.
Thanks again!

12 comments:

  1. Once again ............you get so much done, while I am "slacking" over here. LOL I haven't put a stitch in my cross stitch all week.

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  2. You DO get so much done!! And everything looks so nice. I'm really enjoying your crewel piece (brings back so many memories of doing that type of project).

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  3. So glad the package arrived safely.:)

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    1. Now I know who you are!!! Sometimes I forget to write down the blog names with the real names so I get who is who mixed up.
      Thanks again!!!!

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  4. Two years ago, I won one of Far Side's carvings. I love it!

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  5. You got lots done on your kitty visit!

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  6. I love those little sheep! I'm also in awe of how much you accomplish in a day (or between blog posts.) I'm over here, all proud because I knit 2 rows while you are over there cross stitching, embroidering, quilting and kitty sitting.

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  7. The sheep sampler is just so beautiful and it's not even complete. That Dear Jane block looks challenging.

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  8. I do love those sweet sheep. You always amaze me at your productivity. I made a crewel embroidery picture that was 16x20" when I was in my early 20's. It was gorgeous if I do say so myself but I don't know what happened to it. I think it disappeared in one of our moves.
    What a sweet package from Connie. Blog friends are pretty special aren't they?
    Blessings,
    Betsy

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  9. The sheep are looking wonderful! Love the crewel - the mix of stitches and colors look lovely!

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  10. Nice work happening under your hands! Too bad about the 'reverse' pieces for Dear Jane!
    Yay for the crewel successes!

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  11. The sheep sampler is the best! Hope you are having less Google trouble.

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