Remember those Jane Austin novels with awesome needlepointed book covers I covered a while back? Well, now take a look at these babies, and then you will have seen needlepointed awesomeness.
Monthly Archives: November 2009
Does Printed Needlepoint Canvas Last 600 Years?
Here’s an email recently received by the folks at Pointseller.com: I would like to know why you think your printed canvas is superior to handpainted. It has been my experience that the printed canvas does not have the life of a handpainted canvas. Tapestries from the 1400’s have lasted 600 years. Will yours? Doubtful.!!! Here […]
Another Fine Example of Needlepoint Appreciation
Check out Appraisal Day Offered at the Daily Tribune of Oakland County, where another needlepoint canvas was appraised by experts with an especially fine appreciation of needlework: We’ve had things appraised as high as $50,000, said Colleen Barkham, a historical society member and organizer of the event. It was a needlepoint that came from England, […]