September 13, 2016

Almost There...

Brynwood Needleworks - Told In A Garden "Voice of the Shepherd"
Today, we'll be back in Wisconsin - the land of rolling hills, Holsteins and beautiful barns. Once again, Handsome will have brought us across 1500 beautiful miles of America.

I started stitching this piece before I owned Stitches - my needlework shop in Wisconsin - and I eventually mounted it, unfinished, onto these very same scroll rods to advertise that I had them (scroll frame sets, and the charts for this design) available to purchase in my shop. That would have been sometime around 1989 or 1990.

I think it's time I finish what I started. Don't you? As soon as we return to Fond du Lac, it will be my first stitching priority. While I'm in Wisconsin, I'll be sharing other projects with you that I brought along for the trip.

Tomorrow will be a day for special announcements, so you'll want to come back so you don't miss a single, juicy, morsel! See you then.


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Marilyn said...

I remember visiting your shop years ago.
That and the quilt shop.

Sewing In CT said...

That is a lovely timeless piece! Can't wait til tomorrow! Enjoy your day!

Createology said...

So happy to hear you are safely in WI. This Stitchery is lovely and it has such fond (Fond du Lac) memories for you. I'll be all ears tomorrow to hear your big news. Blessings Dear...

Kris said...

Oh, Donna, what a precious cross stitch!! And yes, it IS about time you finished it!! LOL!! Now this is the pot calling the kettle black!! :-)) Hope you are having a wonderful trip!!


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