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 […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]