MAGPIE'S MUMBLINGS

A blog about my interests, which include crazy quilting and various and assorted other artsy pursuits and sometimes known to contain mumblings of a random nature.

Saturday, November 03, 2007

TAST - Weeks 43 & 44


Here's my Weeks 43 and 44 of the Take A Stitch Tuesdays challenge by Sharon of http://sharonb.wordpress.com.
On the left is my effort at week 43's Drizzle Stitch. This one was a lot of fun and yet another stitch I hadn't tried. I found that it worked better in a hoop, at least for me. I don't normally use a hoop but think it works better this way.
On the right is week 44's ZigZag Spanish Knotted Stitch. This one was also a lot of fun, once I got the rhythm going. I love it and would carry it through with some flowers or beads in the centres. Thanks again Sharon!
I have stumbled across another interesting web site if you are interested in doll making: http://www.ejtaylor.com Thanks to Lisa Vollrath of Ten Two Studios for telling us about this one. Check it out!

2 comments:

Doreen G said...

Great samples MA.
Like you I don't normally use a hoop but found I had to with drizzle stitch.

verobirdie said...

I like the zigzag spanish knotted stitch too:-)
Thanks for the link to the doll, they are amazing.