Posted by: Jocelyn | January 26, 2010

Snoopy on a Jet-ski, or Santa?

Twas The Night Before 1

I’ve started one of the pieces offered by the American Needlepoint Guild, as a correspondence course – ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas. It is, of course, a picture of Santa.

So was it really necessary for my husband to comment that what I’ve done so far looks like Snoopy riding on a jet-ski?
🙂 🙂 🙂

I didn’t crop the picture, but left it to show the frame and all, just because I am so pleased with myself for taking the time to set it all up. I have used this scroll frame before but hadn’t bothered to lace up the sides, so this time I decided to try it out. What a difference it makes! The canvas is lovely and taut all the way to the edges, and it is so much easier to stitch.

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Responses

  1. First, let me congratulate you on your beautiful frame set up, that’s how I was taught to do it and it really makes a difference with certain stitching. As for your DH, he must be really good at the “Ink Blot” test, what an imagination he has. I can see it too though, now you mention it, LOL.
    Thanks for sharing,
    Hooroo,
    Christine in Australia on Australia Day 2010 !


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