The Tennessee Sampler Survey

The Tennessee Sampler Survey website states that their aim it to document and preserve Tennessee’s needlework heritage. To quote the site “The Tennessee Sampler Survey was founded as a not-for-profit organization in 2004. Our mission is to document and preserve Tennessee’s needlework heritage. Our research includes documenting Tennessee samplers made …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler – Band 118

This band of stitching is created by working two lines of  herringbone stitch. The second row (yellow) is worked on top of the first Thread: The green is perle thread #8 and the yellow is a hand dyed wool which is about the same weight as Appletons. Fabric: This section of my sampler …

Work in Progress Wednesday: Assembling a crazy quilt in sections

As you can see I am still piecing this top together but I thought I would share my progress this week. My key point I want to demonstrate is that I work in sections. First I join a couple of blocks then those blocks form larger units and those units …