Moment of Triumph

¬†Back when I decided to make this Destiny cross-stitch, I had no idea just A.) how long it would take and B.) how difficult working with a single color is. (I mean, it’s like yaaaaawn.) That being said, this is my largest Destiny cross-stitch to date, overthrowing the Cross-Stitch of Doom that started the tripContinue reading “Moment of Triumph”

Creating a Division (cross-stitch)

Lately, the burnout has been real. The Light World seems never-ending and the commission piece I’m working on is a large project, so you know that my brain was scrambling to come up with something else to do. Cue this project. I’ve been wanting to make this for several months, but I wanted a smallerContinue reading “Creating a Division (cross-stitch)”

It’s Dangerous to Stitch Alone, Take This!

A few weeks ago, I was contacted by my buddy Kari to see if I’d be interested in making a quilt square for the Pixel Stitch group over on Twitch. (This, despite the fact, that my old computer practically makes it impossible for me to stream on Twitch Creative.) I told her yes — theContinue reading “It’s Dangerous to Stitch Alone, Take This!”

Practicing those knife skills

Another month, another Destiny craft. I’ve been wanting to make something for Cozmo for a while now and to avoid the inevitable burnout of the Light World, I decided to take a weekend to work on this sucker. I was SO tempted to stitch it with glow in the dark thread, but I didn’t haveContinue reading “Practicing those knife skills”

I’m sensing a pattern here…

One of the most commonly asked questions I get asked is, “What program do you use to make your patterns?” so I figure it’s well past time for me to actually, you know, write a blog post about it. The simple answer is, I use STOIK Stitch Creator 4. The question that should come afterContinue reading “I’m sensing a pattern here…”