Author Archives: Alice C.

Friday Finds — 01/19/18

Friday Finds is my weekly round-up of needlework, art, and book news from around the web. Here are this week’s links: I soooo needed to read this article over at the Textile Artist: “Diagnosis: Artistic paralysis” doesn’t just accurately describe … Continue reading

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Friday Finds — 01/12/18

Friday Finds is my weekly round-up of needlework, art, and book news from around the web. Here are this week’s links: Author and illustrator Meera Lee Patel shares 3 ways to channel your fears into creativity. Are you a maker … Continue reading

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WIP Weds: A Tiny Finish and Progress

“I didn’t get much stitching done this week” is pretty much going to be my weekly mantra for the foreseeable future. But, rather than let that stop me, I’m going to keep sharing whatever small progress I do make. So, … Continue reading

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9 Free Winter Cross-Stitch Patterns You Can Download and Stitch Right Now

Oh, the weather outside is frightful…so stay inside and stitch! I love browsing stitching patterns whether I’m browsing online needlework sites, Etsy, cross-stitch magazines, or I make it to a local needlework shop. And, we are so lucky that many … Continue reading

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Friday Finds — January 5, 2018

Friday Finds is my weekly round-up of needlework, art, and book news from around the web. Can you believe we made it to 2018? Seriously, where does the time go? Here are this week’s links: “Finding Creative Activities that Save … Continue reading

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WIP Weds: A Recap of Works in Progress

For the first WIP Wednesday of the new year I thought it might be a good idea to review my stitching projects in progress and remind myself where I am at. I have updates on three WIPs right now. First … Continue reading

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Stitching Goals for 2018

Making New Year’s Stitching Goals I made some stitching goals for 2016, but looking back at my blog, it does not look like I made any specific goals for 2017. Time management experts will tell you to make SMART goals if … Continue reading

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Friday Finds — 12/08/17

Friday Finds is my weekly round-up of needlework, art, and book news from around the web. This is the last week of classes at the university where I am a librarian. Next week is finals week. Due to a combination … Continue reading

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Weekend Links — 11/18/17

Another week has gone by already. Here’s this week’s round-up of needlework, art, and book news from around the web: “Rethinking Guernica” is a new interactive website from the Reina Sofia museum in Madrid, Spain about Picasso’s famous painting. The Craftsy blog shares … Continue reading

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Finished Cross-Stitch Christmas Ornaments

So, I have not had much time for stitching recently, but I did have to finish some pieces in order to turn them in for my local embroidery guild for the guild’s annual holiday display at the community center where … Continue reading

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