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Monday, March 21, 2016

Stitching, But Not Much

I feel like I've been stitching and stitching and getting nowhere.

In reality, I've been barely stitching, so it's not a surprise :D

On the 5th, I picked up Archangel.  He was here:

Now he's here:

If you tilt your head just right and squint a little, you might see my progress XD

On the 10th, I started working on my Bent Creek Snappers.  It was here:

My progress disappoints me.  I got a chunk of the border done but didn't finish the October block - I was so close and I could have done it but I was lazy one day and didn't stitch on it at all.  The colors are off in the pic, by the way, but I did change the pumpkin colors.  They were a red/orange/brown color; I wanted an orange pumpkin.

Then on the 15th, I picked up Portrait of Christ.  He was here:

And is now here:

The first two days I barely touched him, then I kind of got in the groove and didn't want to put him down, but his turn was up.  Unless I missed some stitches, though, I finished off one color and got two more almost done.  I also did a bunch of the fractionals around his eyes that you really can't see.

Now I'm working on Unspoken, but on the 25th it's my birthday!  So I'm starting something new!  I didn't do it last year, I don't think, but I used to do that every year.  Haven't decided what it will be yet, but I'm leaning toward a bird kit or a tiger kit.  Or something completely different XD

Happy Stitching, guys!



  1. With the monthly one, you should pick out the '5' in 2015 and make it a 6, because I'm sure you'll finish it this year. You're almost done! I've been stitching too and I joined that group on Facebook. You guys that do HAED kits and stitch on linen or evenweave just amaze me. I stick to Aida!

  2. One stitch is progress Tama. They all look great and I can see progress.


  3. I think you made good progress!

  4. You've made good progress on all of your projects. Looks like you'll be finished with the calendar piece after a few more rotations.

  5. Happy early birthday! I think you've made great progress! I can see it in the first pic without even squinting ;)

  6. Happy Birthday Tama! Hope you have a wonderful day and find a niece new start - sounds like a perfect way to celebrate lol. Even though progress sometimes seems minimal, it is still progress:)

  7. Oh, just saw my spelling frog... Obviously it is supposed to say 'NICE new start' LOL!

  8. Nice progress on everything. Every little bit helps, and maybe next round you'll feel more like it's made a difference. The 1 over 1 skin on Archangel looks amazing!

  9. I do see the progress on your beautiful WIPs. Advance happy birthday, have fun starting a new chart:)

  10. I love all you stitching, the Archangel is amazing and I love the pumpkin in the sampler =)
    Starting something new for your birthday sounds great =) My birthday is in January and since I usually start something on the first of January, I don't do an additional start ;-) But since I start new things all the time, it's not that bad :D

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