tent stitch

Learn to Needlepoint

Learn to Needlepoint

By Ellen Johnson / January 23, 2020

So, you want to learn to needlepoint? Well, my friend, you’re in the right place. You see, I’ve been a stitcher for a reeaaalllly long time. My grandmother taught me how to do the continental tent stitch when I was nine years old – on a canvas that looked very much like the one in … Read more

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Florentine Bauble is worked entirely in tent stitch.

Basketweave and Weird Shapes – Part 3

By Ellen Johnson / November 29, 2018

It’s time to work the background of our lovely little Florentine Bauble by Kirk and Bradley Designs. I’m having oodles of fun to stitching it – and it reaffirms what I already know (but sometimes forget!) – that working a canvas entirely in tent stitch is both relaxing and rewarding. (And it’s really good practice … Read more

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