May the raindrops fall lightly on your brow.
May the soft winds freshen your spirit.
The trees have let go of nearly all of their leaves~
Our first snow of the season was beautiful!
My heart is grateful for your friendship, kindness & patronage!
My annual Thank you Pattern~
Two new stockings again this year! Two is twice the fun~
It seemed perfect to have a polar bear stocking to match my
'Polar Bear Pine' punch needle and rug hooking patterns.
I love owl silhouettes, hear their song.
When the leaves have cleared they're much easier to locate in the landscape.
Close ups for stitching and color details~
Close up views for color and stitch details~
The two photographs below are from our first snowfall~
Tufts of snow held gently by dried flowers, twigs and branches.
Inspiring the details around the bottom of the fencepost.
I used four stands of wool yarn.Long enough length to trim around the entire piece.Whip stitch in place with DMC floss.Sometimes your piece will try to curl as you're finishing it...No worries, you can press it at the end.Finished side down against a plush towel, mist pressing clothwith water & iron on medium heat.