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New Club by Amy Bunger

New Club by Amy Bunger

True confession: I have a very bad track record when it comes to needlepoint clubs. I get so excited when I sign up for one but, I have to say, I am a fickle stitcher and the excitement quickly wears off when the next class or club comes along. I […]

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It’s hotter than Hades here and I’m going to hit the beach

It’s hotter than Hades here and I’m going to hit the beach

The forecast for tomorrow is temperatures over 100°. That’s hot for Oregonians so I’m doing what any sensible person would do, I’m packing a picnic and heading to the beach. I have the perfect piece to stitch while I am enjoying the sea breeze and digging my toes in the […]

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I hit the send button

I hit the send button

I just hit the send button to upload the March/April issue to the printer. It won’t mail until February 27th but I thought you might like a sneak peek. And now I’m off for a much needed vacation with my husband Jay.

Wish you all a very happy holiday season

Wish you all a very happy holiday season

Christmas always sneaks up on me. I know that sounds crazy seeing that the November/December issue has been out for over a month, but it’s true. As soon as one issue is complete, I start on the next and you will be happy to know that the January/February issue was […]

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Stitching Games 2014

Stitching Games 2014

This year I participated in the Stitcher.ning.com Stitching Games. We published an article about the games earlier this year in the January/February 2014 issue. The games are a wonderful motivator for stitchers to complete a painted canvas that they have been dreaming about. It is the brain child of Ruth […]

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The November/December 2014 issue

The November/December 2014 issue

The November/December 2014 issue is currently at the printer. It is scheduled to be mailed on Friday, October 31st. It should reach your mail box no later than November 28th. If you have not received your copy by November 28, please call the office at (541) 935-0238 or email our […]

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The loss of two friends

My heart is in pain from the loss of two dear stitching friends within a three week period of time. Both died from ovarian cancer. Both were long-time friends. Nancy Schaffer was one of the first stitching friends that I made when I moved to Eugene, OR 22 years ago. […]

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I have got to get better at blogging!

I have got to get better at blogging!

I say this every time I post about a new issue and I realize that the last time I posted was when I announced the last issue. I don’t know why it is so hard for me to find time to blog, all I do know is that I have […]

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Happy 4th of July

Happy 4th of July

The July/August issue was mailed yesterday. The cover is perfect for this 4th of July weekend. I know it probably will not hit many of your mailboxes until after the holiday so take a quick peek at Squiggee Designs 4th of July Cake Toppers. The back cover features La Dama […]

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The May/June issue is on it’s way.

The May/June issue is on it’s way.

The May/June issue has been turned over to the printer. It should start appearing in mailboxes around May 7th. If you don’t receive your copy by May 30th, call us and we will mail you a replacement copy. Labors of Love canvases, The Tudors, are featured on the cover. In […]

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