Thursday, September 4, 2014

TAST Challenge Blog

Just for the heck of it I have created a blog to track my TAST challenge. I am by no means an expert. In fact I'm quite the opposite. I can do basic embroidery stitches but I have never done anything out of the ordinary.

So far I have posted about the first 15 stitches in the challenge. Some have been easy and some not. But, I will say I'm enjoying it a lot and will keep plugging along:)


I don't know if it's me but I have found some of the instructions a bit confusing. So I'm very grateful to Mary Corbet and her How-To Videos. They have been so helpful.

I was also very happy to find a great stitchery resource at Sarah's Hand Embroidery Tutorials. 

I've made little swatches with the stitches on them. Nothing too fancy or complicated. I will eventually put them into my stitch diary as a future reference. 

Anyway I'm determined to finish all 123 stitches on the TAST list.

Take care:)

7 comments:

  1. Great idea to have a blog where you can keep the stitches all together. It will be a great reference tool for you. I will have to sign up to follow along too. I did TAST several years ago and it was great...I learned a lot.

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  2. Wow another blog! You amaze me.
    Now that's a lot of stitches, 123 wow! I never finished the first CQ class like I had hoped maybe another time.

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  3. I especially like the way you have posted pictures of projects that you have used the stiches on. Very unique.
    xx, Carol

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  4. Good luck! Mine are on a sampler but am doing them as Sharon posts them - not catching up with the older ones!

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  5. I need to do the TAST as well. Just haven't had time been concentrating on the CQ classes.

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  6. 123 stitches?! Holy smokes, who knew there were that many embroidery stitches? Off to check out the new blog, how do you keep track of them all Mary Ann? :O)

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  7. I wasn't familiar with the TAST challenge. Thanks for the links and info. I'm on my way to check it out and your new blog.

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