Friday

Right to left. Top. Chocolate Bird Stitched Gocco from Lovely MPLS and Pale Ocean with Sun from GretchinMist Bottom. 724 from Chensio and Garden Bird No. 2 from Sooooound Its Friday, and I feel like its been forever since my last flickr Friday post. And the papernstitch flickr group has some great artwork right now. … Continue reading

Portraits Au Natural- Jenny Lee Fowler

Custom Birch Bark Silhouette Portrait Yesterday, Jenny Fowler did a guest post tutorial for papernstitch and today, I wanted to write about Jenny’s silhouettes that are available in her shop. And mention that I was especially drawn to the silhouettes that used natural materials for their unique charm.  In the tradition of many early American … Continue reading

Lu Lu Licious

Modern Shapes Letterpress Print and Modern Stones Letterpress Print While searching on Etsy the other night, I found this letterpress print shop, Luludee. Its one of those shops that I feel like I visited before or posted about before, so I searched the site but it turns out I haven’t, so I thought now would … Continue reading

Birds of a Feather

I have a little post up on the Scoutie Girl blog with a feathers round-up. You check it out right here to see the makers of these fab feather finds.

Made of Paper

Images c/o Yulia Brodskaya This artist/ designer, Yulia Brodskaya, has been making the blog rounds recently. I just couldn’t resist re-posting this after seeing Yulia’s work on the Swiss Miss blog. I am speechless- all these images are made from paper! For more from Yulia Brodskaya, click here. Images c/o Yulia Brodskaya

Shop of the Day…Gretchen Mist

Our Weekend House and We all Live Peacefully at the Edge of the water Original Several weeks ago I saw this work on Modish and Design for Mankind that I was captivated by. It was all from the shop, Gretchen Mist, which is also the shop of the day today!  Belinda, who makes all of the beautiful … Continue reading

Dress up your Walls

Here are a few of my favorite works of art (some prints, some originals)  from the newest papernstitch exhibition. There are so many great art pieces on the site right now! You can check them all all out by visiting the art category right here.

Stitch This

Just found this on Craft:zine, which was via Design for Mankind! “Emily L. Eibel is an illustrator living in Brooklyn, New York who, in addition to some amazing drawings, does gorgeous embroidered illustrations. Some are serene and simple and others have a darker tone.” Wow! Gorgeous work- I love all the detailing in the windows.

Shop of the Day…And Furthermore

1. Triple Branched Tree 2. Doily Clock Green 3. Bikeman (with doily) 4. Doily Clock Magenta And Furthermore, run by Brenda Rose, is  the shop of the day! In Brenda’s papernstitch shop, you will find lovely doily clocks and equally great artwork. On Etsy however, Brenda has two separate shops: one for housewares and one for artwork. Regardless … Continue reading

The Clock is Ticking

Time is almost up on the newest papernstitch giveway. If you haven’t already, make sure you enter yourself for a chance to win. You can enter up to three times at this link. The giveaway ends this Friday and the winners will be announced Saturday. Good luck! Please do not comment on this post. If … Continue reading

Gift Guide- Yellow!

1. Tulips Artwork from Blue Tricycle 2. Waking Up Print from Jessica Jonacha 3. Psychic Star Owl Print from Yee-Haw Industrial Letterpress 4. Lemonia Necklace from Nea It has been so long since I have done a color round-up, and I have been really into yellow lately. So, here is a special gift guide (the … Continue reading

Shop of the Day…Atlantic Treefox

  Top. Custom Letter Crown Cross Stitch and Antler embroidery  Bottom. Doves Cross Stitch and Snowflake Green/Gold Cross Stitch Needlework art has been all the rage for a while now, with artists like Janick of Nea paving the way (whose work I absolutely love). Recently, I found the work of Atlantic Treefox, a shop that also creates … Continue reading

The Gang’s all Here

I wanted to get the new exhibition picture round-up done yesterday for the blog, but because wordpress was acting cra-cra, I wasn’t able to. Now everything is back in gear and I am so thrilled to be able to show you all the VERY talented exhibitors that we have! Some of the fresh new faces … Continue reading

Just Listed

Let’s Go in Together Print and Tools of the Trade Print While browsing around one of my favorite artist’s shop, Betsy Walton, I stumbled upon these two newly listed prints. I have never seen them before, so I am assuming they are new. I first noticed them because of their simplistic background and intriguing compositions. … Continue reading

Fresh Indeed

Top. Land Birds Blue Letterpress Print and  Scrap Pack Bottom. Matchbook Jotters and Land Birds Gocco Print (dark blue) I received an email from Nicole of Freshly Blended recently about her beautiful paper goods, and I fell pretty hard for all the wonderful birds in her work. Her newest print series, Land Birds, are printed on eco-friendly papers … Continue reading

Shop of the day…Sarah Ahearn

1. Dove 2. Butterbuds Print 3. Little Yellow Bird 4. Little House with Polka Dot Roof Sarah Ahearn is the shop of the day. Her artwork is so cheerful and bright, which I love. Her layering process brings great depth to each piece.  And check out those little houses in number four! They can actually … Continue reading

Blog of the Week..Treasuring

The blog of the week is Treasuring, which is run by super talented artist, Jessica Gonacha. Jessica’s style is really close to my own and everytime I visit her blog, I find new artists and makers that I had never heard of before. And then, I immediately add them to my expanding Christmas list of … Continue reading

Fresh New Faces:The Newest papernstitch Exhibition!

WordPress is acting all crazy right now and not letting me add photos at the moment (this will not effect my other posts for today- just this one for some reason) . But I wanted to let everyone know that the newest exhibition is now live on the papernstitch site. We have tons of fresh … Continue reading

Last Call- Submission Deadline

  I am sorry, but I could not resist re-posting this picture of my cat… The deadline to submit your work for the next papernstitch exhibition is today, Thursday, December 11th. So come on- join in the fun! You can read all about what it means to be an exhibitor right here and can submit your work here. Already been on … Continue reading

Shop of the Day….Yellena

Sunday Print and Arise Print Yellena is the shop of the day today! Love the color schemes of these two pieces in particular. The best part of Yellena’s work (to me) is that it is so recognizable as uniquely Yellena. I would just love to have an entire wall filled with her work. For more … Continue reading