That Time Again

That Time Again

It’s that time of year again where my stitching spot in the window gets too cold for me to sit comfortably for hours on end.  While I was making some good progress on Computer Catastrophes a pesky draught was leaving me with sore shoulders.  For now I have had to admit defeat and move to the relative warmth of the sofa which isn’t very comfortable for sitting at my frame.

And it’s really annoying because I really want to work on Computer Catastrophes.  I have to stitch something though (or knit) because I really don’t like sitting around with nothing to be getting on with, so I’ve been working away at page 2 on QS Arthur.

He is my tent stitch experiment piece I’m working using q-snaps and I really like how he’s working up at the moment.  There’s so much confetti in him that I don’t feel any faster but I whizzed through those blocks of colour in the background.

He’s so bright and colourful too, just what I need as winter sets in.  Page 3 is really quite small and mostly background blocks but I’ve been distracted by something else for now that I hope to share soon


A crafter of many years, now using this blog to share my ongoing projects and tips for others to enjoy. I mainly concentrate now on Heaven and Earth cross stitch designs - with several projects on the go at any one time. Also often found knitting shawls and socks, papercrafting. Easily distracted by new cross stitch patterns. Slave to a tyrannical black n white cat called Yuen.

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Comments ( 2 )
  1. Kim
    December 10, 2013 at 9:30 pm

    He’s lovely, and am sure you’ll be addicted to him by the time the warmed weather comes back round!

  2. tiathyme
    December 13, 2013 at 1:26 am

    Lovely progress on Arthur! I’ve been stitching a mini HAED tent stitch on the same fabric, and I’m just loving it. 🙂

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