Nov 29, 2010

Needlepoint Background, Dove's Eyes, and Beading

Hope everyone in the states enjoyed a weekend of Turkey, family and friends!  Everyone else across the world, a great weekend! I have spent the last few days with family hiking, eating, and in general catching up.  There has not been a ton of stitching being done at the LilyPad due to the festivities.  Some 'tho:

Another block on the Background project is complete.  Also, the new charting software arrived so stay tuned for charts on these blocks.  The blocks do look a bit hodge-podge.  This is sort of my intention - have the blocks in the same colors as the Monet Water-lilies painting with an assortment of fun stitches.  My thought is that it will all come together when I stitch in the border between the blocks.

Re-beaded the necklace to my ANG Cahaba Lily Chapter Name Tag:

During the plane travels of last week, I did put in many more Dove's Eyes on the stravel piece.  Not quiet half way done on those.

Christa, Lilystitch and


  1. What beautiful work you do - and your blog is gorgeous in it's presentation. I'm so glad I found it!!

  2. I'm so glad you have too. Thank you for your kind comments.

    I've enjoyed reading your blog for a long-time. Your Angels are terrific and I LOVE the beading.


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