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Cross-Stitch Audrey

I finally finished making a cross-stitch Audrey for Jon.  I made one for my office two years ago.  It has a really nice location right now.  I point to it anytime a new employee starts to chat with me about my interests.  Birds.  Bam!   This is one of my favorite pictures because it’s Audrey […]

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Now that winter is almost here and it’s snowed a couple of times, it’s a nice time to pick my new cross-stitch project.  I want to make a hummingbird.  At first I was thinking about this one.   The problem, though, is that the amazing aspect of the picture is the level of detail.  You […]

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Cross-Stitch Audrey

It took over a year to make (because I have so many interests) and here it is. Behold Audrey! If you’re not familiar, I have software that converts pictures to cross stitch patterns.  So I made a cross-stitch pattern for Audrey.  Here’s a close-up. You can really tell that it’s Audrey and not just any […]

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Cross-Stitch Macaw

My mother has a blue-and-gold macaw named Suess. Isn’t he beautiful? He is not a fan of me. Below is a picture of him trying to kill me. Look at his colors! For Christmas last year, Jon gave me this wonderful software program called Stitches. Stitches takes a photo and generates a cross stitch pattern. […]

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Cross Stitch Project

Almost two years ago I took up cross stitching as a hobby. My first project came from a kit for a pillow. Below is the cross stitched part. I really like the pattern because, duh, they’re birds and because it’s similar to M.C. Esher in that the bird wings mesh together. It didn’t take too […]

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