Winnipeg Free Press has a profile of Needlepoint Place (515 Osbourne St) and its owner Ewa Kurnicka. Check it out here: https://www.winnipegfreepress.com/our-communities/souwester/correspondent/Have-needlepoint-questions-Ask-Ewa-487254221.html
With major national holidays next week in the US and Canada, most shops will have special holiday hours. Canada Day will be observed ob Monday July 2. Independence Day is Wednesday, July 4. Be sure to call your shop to find out when they will be open and closed.
Wellesley Needlepoint has a YouTube channel with four great videos teaching needlepoint.The videos have great instruction, including a half-hour introduction to needlepoint. Check out the channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCznOcE97AynVNccaIg7Sa3Q
With this weekend being Memorial Day many shops have special hours with closed shops on Saturday and/or Monday. In addition for shops that have summer hours, this weekend often marks their beginning. Don’t be stuck, call ahead.
KC Needlepoint is a fairly new shop in the City of Fountains. The owners of the shop are profiled in Kansas City Spaces. Read the story here: http://www.spaceskc.com/design/five-questions-with-polly-kramer-and-carol-crowe-37110/
SuZy Murphy has retired and copies of her books are no longer available from her distributor. Homestead Needle Arts (8185 Holly Road, Suite 4) in Grand Blanc Michigan still has three of the titles in stock. It’s a perfect chance to snag yours before they are gone. Buy them on-line here: https://www.homesteadneedlearts.com/?s=suzy&post_type=product
2 Needle Chicks is a new needlepoint shop recently opened in Libertyville. They offer a wide variety of threads and canvases currently and are expanding to include yarn. They arre located at 406 Peterson Road, Libertyville, IL 60048. The phone number is 847-528-9421. Right now they have a trunk show of Whimsy & grace ornaments […]