Everything you need to know!

Walk into your local store with confidence and complete your first project.

About the class

The class is FREE, online, self paced, and accessible at any time! 

 

Lesson 1: Needlepoint Materials dives into a detailed understanding of the needlepoint canvas and threads. I then walk you through choosing your first project, along with tips for shopping, a downloadable project planner, and supplies checklist!   

Lesson 2: Planning the Project I walk you through how to understand, approach, and plan your canvas. I show you how to choose stitches and where to start.

Lesson 3: Getting Started In this lesson I show you how to prep your materials so you are ready to start stitching!

Lesson 4: Let’s Start Stitching In this lesson you will learn the basic and most popular needlepoint stitch the Tent Stitch.

Lesson 5: Next steps sets you up for completing your project and starting the next with lessons like “How to follow a stitch diagram,” and “What is Finishing.”

I can't wait to stitch with you!

XO Abby

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to the course!

    • Welcome!

    • Before we begin...

  • 2

    The Needlepoint Materials

    • Intro

    • The Canvas

    • Choosing A Canvas

    • Threads

    • How To Choose Your Threads

    • Other Supplies

    • Chapter 1 Activities

  • 3

    Planning The Project

    • Intro

    • The Tradition of Needlepoint

    • How To Approach Your Canvas

    • Choosing Stitches

    • Stitch order

  • 4

    Getting Started

    • Prepping your materials

    • How to thread your needle

    • How to open a skein and prep your thread

  • 5

    Let's Start Stitching!

    • How to start and stop your thread

    • Stitch the Tent Stitch

    • More about Tent Stitch

  • 6

    Next steps

    • How to use a stitch diagram

    • What is "Finishing"

    • Needlepoint Style

    • Before you go...

    • Thank you! ♥