Monday, October 29, 2018

Background and....

I stitched the background with two shades of Splendor using 3 strands in basket weave.  Then I started on the face using Kreinik #8 5760 in Diagonal Mosaic.  His cheeks are Silk Lame Braid as is his smile.

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Thursday, October 25, 2018


Auburn by Mindy is stitched!  Ready to be finished!  But not today!

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Zipping along

I finished all the shading colors in the middle band and at the bottom.  More black to do at the bottom!

Friday, October 19, 2018

Top third

The top third is done and I am working on the Auburn band and the boxes below it.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Silk Lame Braid

So far I have stitched the top third black area.  I am working from right to left all in basketweave to fill the design.  I used all Silk Lame' Braid 18 so far.  This is a design painted by Mindy and is a 4 inch round.

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Monday, October 8, 2018

Almost there!

I finished the sky, outlined the body, finished the shading around the snow at the bottom....just a little bit more to go!

Sunday, October 7, 2018

Lots more done

So the ornaments are stitched, the rest of the fring is on the scarf, the white portion of the snow is done, lst Christmas is stitched.   And.....the thread came in the mail, so I can get busy on finishing this up!

Wednesday, October 3, 2018


He has a scarf and a hat with a pompom on top and fringe on part of the scarf.  The mittens are stitched too.  More fring will be added after I finish the body.

Monday, October 1, 2018

More background

I worked on background again.  I am going to run out of thread so I placed an order today.  I can work on other areas while I wait for it come in.