"Thank you! I may try this. I have black work patterns, but have always been hesitant abut trying, but doing it on Aida would make it easier to try out the stitches without worrying so much about making sure you had the right thread. What a great…"
embroidery including ribbon embroidery and Hardanger, blackwork, counted crosstitch, decoupage, basic knitting, plastic canvas...
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I am a retired elementary school teacher (32 years, mostly second grade). I work part time as an advisory teacher for a home schooling service via postal mail and Internet. I have much free time for reading and crafting and LOVE it.
This July, 2009 will mark my 35th wedding anniversary. In January our 31 year old son married so now we have a daughter-in-law. :-)
Thank you Karen for your lovely comment. I am having fun with TAST. I have been experimenting with each stitch and trying to figure out how I could use these stitches in my embroidery. I am really enjoying it. Thanks again Hugs Elaine