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Amy Mitten Designs Newsletter

Did you get your Amy Mitten Designs newsletter yesterday? If not be sure to sign up for her email letter for the latest news. The Needleworker’s Pocketbook is being offered as an online tutorial. “The Online Tutorial will provide complete instructions and materials for the Pocketbook, 6” Ruler with materials for

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Sally Fogg 1795

Needlework Sampler, “Sally Fogg Born June 9 1795/AE 11 Years/Scarborough July 18 1808,” Cumberland County, Maine, worked in silk threads on a linen ground, with rows of alphabets, birds, and stylized flowers surrounded by geometric borders, 18 x 8 in., in a later mitered wood frame. Note: Sally Fogg was the

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New Stitches Magazine

Does anyone subscribe to New Stitches? This month’s magazine features “Diamond Delight” a Hardanger piece and “Peacocks and Pots” a white on blue sampler with traditional motifs. Share what you like about this magazine! http://www.newstitches.co.uk/magazine/free_charts.html New Stitches Page www.newstitches.co.uk


Shining Needle Society Online Workshop

Did you miss this online project in 2012? Never fear! You will have a chance to sign up in 2013. Per Sherri’s website: “An encore online workshop will be hosted by Shining Needle Society on their website, sometime in 2013. To join Shining Needle Society, please email Kate Gaunt at

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Stumpwork

Check out this beautiful stumpwork piece by textile artist Kathleen Laurel Sage. It makes me want to stitch something bright to chase winter far away. http://www.kathleenlaurelsage.com/images/stump-work/peacock.jpg www.kathleenlaurelsage.com