March Meowness

Cats are mysterious creatures, and one of the most lovable. This feline was modeled after all those wonderful black cats in the world.

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The cat sketch.

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Using a weave in the background in one of my favorite filling techniques of late.

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A real cat’s cradle.

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What have you been stitching? Thanks for stopping by!

Rocks in Round

Rain clouds stopped by last week allowing us to trek midday with the pups to Red Rock Canyon. It’s a stunning landscape with much for the eye to catch, making me itch for extra time out there to hike, think and imagine.

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I sat down immediately when home and started stitching this idea. The coloring stitches aren’t finished yet, but the piece is pleasing to the eye already.

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Back stitch and straight stitch are being employed here. The thread is DMC.

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The photography professor I studied with encouraged shooting around 7 AM & PM for interesting lighting. Today I caught shadows.

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Husband!

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How was your weekend? What did you make?