Archive for May, 2016

Needlepoint class will create a ‘strawberry’ scissors fob

Denver’s fastest growing needlepoint group, the Colorado Columbine Chapter of the American Needlepoint Guild, will hold its June meeting on the 20th.

A class on how to stitch a strawberry scissors fob is planned.  The design uses beautiful threads in hot pink and bright green: Kreinik Silk Mori and Silk Serica.

Our July, 2016 meeting will be open stitching and finishing a Kurdy Biggs piece many members began in our recent workshop.

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Colorado Columbine Chapter, American Needlepoint Guild

Meets Third Monday of each month except Aug & Dec., at 6:30 p.m.
Bethany Lutheran Church
4500 E. Hampden Avenue
Cherry Hills Village, CO 80113
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Denver needlepoint group hosts spring workshop with national designer Diane Herrmann

Designer Diane Herrmann was a special guest of the Colorado Columbine Chapter of the American Needlepoint Guild in May as she taught her class on ‘Walking the Water’s Edge.’

Designer Diane Herrmann Designer Diane Herrmann

Diane’s beautiful design class drew many chapter members and stitchers from other area groups via the Denver Needlework Consortium.

The design is a bargello-based work, with beautiful threads and unusual details: