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1  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Stitchalongs / Re: Big Project Stitch Along 2014 on: December 12, 2014 12:02:12 PM
Amigurl, that is going to look fantastic.  I am impressed with how much you have completed already. 

My backstitching was taking FOREVER and I realized it was not going to be done before the holidays so I have put that project aside to be taken up again after the holidays so I could make other things.
2  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Stitchalongs / Re: Big Project Stitch Along 2014 on: October 13, 2014 01:37:51 PM
I underestimated the amount of back stitching on this piece, really not feeling motivated Tongue

Excerpt of the chart, I have no idea how I missed the amount of back stitch while looking at this chart the last few months!
3  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Stitchalongs / Re: Big Project Stitch Along 2014 on: October 07, 2014 06:44:16 PM
Just backstitch left!  Phew.

4  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Stitchalongs / Re: Big Project Stitch Along 2014 on: September 07, 2014 06:18:28 PM
Filling in all the little parts I missed is so boring  Tongue  7 stitches of colour 14073.  4 of a blend.  11 of colour 27979.  Oh, 4 more of 14703.  Another 8 stitches of a different blend.  snoooozzee.

I am traveling in a couple weeks and can't take this one with me, so I am taking my next pattern.  It only has 2(!) colours.  Normally I think that would be very boring but it will be a relief after this project and it's many, many, colour changes.
5  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Stitchalongs / Re: Big Project Stitch Along 2014 on: September 06, 2014 01:25:22 PM
An outline like that will make the other stitching much easier, chrislizbert

Here is mine at the end of hte summer. Not too exciting, I worked more on the snow and filled in some of the areas where I was missing 4 stitches of one colour or something.  Trying to get the rest of the background done before I work on the wagon, as I want it to the the last thing I stitch before I backstitch. 

6  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Stitchalongs / Re: Big Project Stitch Along 2014 on: August 28, 2014 09:03:25 AM
Before we left on our trip I was sad because I didn't have a project to work on in the car and the I saw my Big Project on the planter in the dining room and Yay! I have been working on it. I have completed 2 more colors on this trip, when I could work on it in the car, which is to say when Neil Gaiman's sultry voice wasn't holding my rapt attention. We have another 8 hour trip tomorrow so maybe I can get a 3rd color done. I will post a pic when we get back. So excited to have made progress on it again, first time in like 6 months!

What Neil Gaiman are you listening to?  He's one of my favourite authors.

I need to buckle down, I still have a chance of completing mine for October.  I already have my next project picked out.  It's smaller so will be more portable than the one I have in the big floor stand.
7  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Stitchalongs / Re: Big Project Stitch Along 2014 on: August 12, 2014 07:29:19 AM

I'm afraid it's near impossible to guess, since it's a combination of a mythological creature and a real one. You'll have to wait until next month Smiley

A hippogriff? 
8  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Stitchalongs / Re: Big Project Stitch Along 2014 on: July 31, 2014 09:41:19 AM
Looking forward to seeing the art piece and your stitching, chrislizbert.

BriannaB03, that looks like a relaxing piece to work on, lots of nice big colour blocks.

I haven't touched mine in ages, I need to get on it again if I want it done for Oct or Dec.  I tend to stitch more in the winter when it's too cold and dark to do much else anyway.
9  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Re: Lucky Jackson Hoop on: June 01, 2014 07:39:22 AM
Love it!

How did you do the tint in the dress and shoes?  Crayon tint?

I did one of her patterns (the one with all the books) and I stupidly used watercolour pencil crayons to tint the books and the colour bled out past the stitch line. 
10  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Completed Projects / Re: Counted cross stitch tapestry 138 colors on: June 01, 2014 07:36:35 AM
That is gorgeous.
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