Exciting News! Guinness Project Makes Front Page of the Newspaper!!

In a time of terrible divisiveness in our country, it is nice to see a diverse group of people coming together for this project. It is important for people to find the things we have in common, and focus on what unites us.Christina Ward Calling all "George" cheerleaders...celebrate with me a small recognition. Our giant … Continue reading Exciting News! Guinness Project Makes Front Page of the Newspaper!!

The George Washington Project – One Year Anniversary

To live a fulfilled life, we need to keep creating the "what is next", of our lives. Without dreams and goals there is no living, only merely existing, and that is not why we are here. - Mark Twain We all want to be a part of something BIG, to do something special and unique … Continue reading The George Washington Project – One Year Anniversary

Flosstube Video 1 – Two-Handed Cross Stitching and Parking Method

Hi fellow stitchers and the curious stoppers-by, it's a dreary North Carolina day and perfect for stitching. Some of you are aware that I am participating in the United Stitchers of America : Stitching George Washington project and I have been meaning to post a few updates. It is nearing the end of year one … Continue reading Flosstube Video 1 – Two-Handed Cross Stitching and Parking Method

When Good Intentions Wind Up in the Ort Jar

Happy Monday to you all!! This article is based on a project I had begun for my sister: to stitch a lovely picture of her lovely children...now you may not be a stitcher, but there is a life lesson here you may not want to miss... Before we begin, take a look at the "lovely … Continue reading When Good Intentions Wind Up in the Ort Jar

Elsie and Charlie In Stitches – Getting Started, and a quick update

I'll start with the quick update. The WIPocalypse is slowly becoming manageable. Firstly, Anna's birth announcement (pics later, after gift is given) is DONE! I had this wild idea to incorporate my mother's handwriting into the design and have her write out the birth announcement portion, which I would then chart and stitch. Lets' just … Continue reading Elsie and Charlie In Stitches – Getting Started, and a quick update