Standing dragon

There are still some tweaks to make (the neck join, the muzzle, the tail) and of course this is the less-horned Pernese variant, but I have successfully made a non-beanie dragon on a 4×4 hoop. Well, almost: I mirrored the wing and did them simultaneously in the 5×7, just to speed up testing. It’s a […]

Pattern testers needed

It’s approaching the time I will need people who aren’t me to test my patterns. People who have different embroidery machines, different experience levels, different stabilizers, different threads… whatever variables might be introduced, I’d like to run into them up front. Here’s what I’m looking for. someone who has never made a stuffed animal someone […]

Important tools: the hemostat

I decided to spent the afternoon cleaning the workroom because my hemostat got buried on the work table and I couldn’t stuff the horse test without it. (I should probably put an Amazon referral link or something here, but just do a web search, you can find them all over including at the same places […]

Dragons!

We interrupt the mostly-boring stretch of fine-tuning patterns to bring you a new upload: a Pernese dragon silhouette, shamelessly swiped from the cover of Renegades of Pern. Pernese Dragon Snap Tab files The SVG source file is in the zip archive so you can edit it if you want, say, an eyelet version instead.