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Three Leaves Looking Good
November 19, 2015, 9:56 pm
Filed under: ANG Seminar 2015, Three Leaves by Margaret Kinsey

I’m very glad I had the opportunity to take this class from Margaret Kinsey. It was an excellent piece for a beginner.

Not only was working with gold new for me but so was working on black & it was not easy. So, blackwork on black background provided the second challenge. However, I did it!! And, I pre-poked the places to stitch the blackwork. In that way I was able to see better & be sure everything lined up. Not sure what the “needlepoint police” would have to say about that but it made my life easier!

Pre-poked blackwork

And, here is the finished piece – looking good times three!! I am very happy with my first goldwork piece.

Three Leaves

 

 

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Beautiful piece and impressive stitching. I’m a big fan of the blackwork background, though I’m sure it was a challenge.
Gary

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