Thursday, March 12, 2009

It's finally done...

Here is the finally finished cross-stitch pattern that I've been working on. I really like it because it reminds me so much of Fiona, including the goofy look in her eyes. Because, let's face it, Fiona is such a goofball!

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By drliz

When I ordered it, it was described as being a pattern 'for those people who don't have a lot of time' and for beginners. Where not having a lot of time means that if you (personally) can create the world in seven days, this will be a snap. And beginners being those of you who will no longer be beginners by the time you are done, because about 50% of this is half stitches. So maybe I am not quite the stitching goddes that I thought I was, if this is for beginners. Makes me feel a little more trepedation about some of the more ambitious patterns that I've got....

And why does this seem like it's become a needlepoint only blog? Probably only because there's nothing else exciting going on at the moment. And in all truth, no excitement is a good thing. Really.

Actually, thanks for the kind thoughts on Bufus. He seems to be carrying on life as usual; he's not exactly a wildly active cat at this point in his life, so the fact that he's eating and sleeping as usual is all a good thing. And he's still keeping the puppy at bay, so all is good on that front.

2 comments:

vuboq said...

CUTE! What are you going to do with all these things you are cross-stitching?

Dr. Liz said...

Who knows? At this point, I'm just enjoying the process. I've got a kitteh one lined up that I'm going to give to our neighbors (once I actually do it...) who have been quite helpful in loaning cat carriers, providing moral support, and researching all sorts of things online for us, who have a pair of kittehs, but that's the only one I'm actually DOING anything with. I'm thinking a lot of people could end up with hand-made presents this year.... Hmmm....