I thought I would try needlepoint for a while. My fingers are still affected by the dermatitis so I thought I would give them a rest. Susan and Vickie at A Good Yarn found me some gold-plated tapestry needles so I shall give them a try. The needlepoint department of this store is wonderful. All the latest and the best so I needed to have the D4 frame and I love it (no affiliation). I figured out how raise the frame and now settle myself in my chair with the phone and my water. Once you are set up it takes a minute to "unset".
I have always loved needlework. The needlepoint koi pillow was a labor of love (that means it took a very long time!).
So now I am working on a door stop. Smaller projects seem to work better for my short attention span.
The case for my glasses was made on my embroidery machine in the hoop. I love the way the Kaffe fabric picks up the colors of the needlepoint design. My friend Sue from Naples took a class in embellishment with stitches so I have done some French knots in the center of the flowers.
I shall finish unpacking and make a pot of tea and sit and stitch. I think some music might complete the picture.
What are you going to do?