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How to Tape Needlepoint Canvas - Taping the edges of a canvas
Learn how to prepare the edges of a needlepoint canvas using masking tape.
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How to Block a Needlepoint Canvas - About.com
A finished needlepoint canvas will often be slightly warped when worked in a ... How to Block a Needlepoint Canvas - Preparing the Canvas for Blocking.
http://needlepoint.about.com/od/blockingandfinishing/ss/BlockingNP_2.htm
How to Paint a Needlepoint Canvas - About.com
Many machine-painted needlepoint canvases - especially those from mass- produced kits - can be very difficult to follow because they were not painted properly.
http://needlepoint.about.com/od/needlepointknowhow/ss/PaintingCanvasChart.htm
Sewing a Needlepoint Pillow - About.com
In this section you'll find instructions on how to sew a needlepoint pillow with well -formed corners. ... Start by trimming down the excess canvas around all four outside edges to within 1/2 inch of the worked design to prepare the pillow front.
http://needlepoint.about.com/od/blockingandfinishing/ss/PillowStitching.htm
Needlepoint Blocking - Needlepoint Finishing - About.com
A finished needlepoint canvas will often be slightly warped when worked in a needlepoint ... Includes instructions for making a weighted base and twisted piping.
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Needlepoint from Photos - About.com
Mar 2, 2010 ... From the Stitch Preview page you can select canvas mesh size (14 or ... TIP: The trick to making any method effective is to choose a photo that ...
http://needlepoint.about.com/b/2010/03/02/needlepoint-from-photos.htm
How Do I Select a Needle for Needlepoint? - About.com
Tapestry needles have a dull point, making it easier to slip the needle through a hole in the needlepoint canvas without catching or splitting the warp or weft ...
http://needlepoint.about.com/od/needlepointfaqs/f/How-Do-I-Select-A-Needle-For-Needlepoint.htm
Beginning Needlepoint - About.com
Here you'll find information on how to do needlepoint, as well as tips for ... Learn how to prepare the edges of a needlepoint canvas using masking tape. Share ...
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Make a Needlepoint Pouch - How to Make a Needlepoint Bag
Stitch a finished needlepoint canvas into a handy, lined pouch. You can ... Making a Needlepoint Bag or Pouch ... Backing fabric cut the same size as the canvas
http://needlepoint.about.com/od/blockingandfinishing/ss/NP_Pouch.htm
Needlepoint Tips and Techniques - About.com
Tips and techniques for working needlepoint and creating designs. ... some things you should keep in mind before taking the first stitch on your prepared canvas.
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