Hergest Helly

Stories about my art and craft and home…

Slow progress on the needlepoint…

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… its all background stitching now.  I have been toying with the idea of copying some of the paisley motifs from the rug and using them in a border to liven up the edges a bit (and me…)… I am not sure…

... moving down the canvas...

… moving down the canvas…

… I do love this design.  I am trying to do some stitches every day…

On the quilting front, the quilt I am making for my friend is now quilted, the binding made and attached, and I am now sewing the binding down by hand (all 400 inches…)  Its coming along well… I am loving this quilt…

... sewing on the binding...

… sewing on the binding…

… soon be finished…

Happy days…

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Author: Hergest Helly

spinner, quilter, knitter, sewer, rag-rug hooker, beginning weaver, crocheter, embroiderer, chicken keeper, cat lady, budding gardener, yoga novice and home lover...

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