Gay Ann Rogers Needlework

Lessons for Beginners



Beginner Lesson #1

Necessary Supplies


Beginner Lesson #2

Edges of the Canvas


Beginner Lesson #3

Stretcher Bars


 Beginner Lesson #4

Beginning and Ending Threads


 Beginner Lesson #5

Three Basic Stitches


 Beginner Lesson #6

Basketweave Stitch


Beginner  Lesson #7

Basic Compensation





My World of Needlework


Lessons for Beginners


Here are Eight Lessons for Beginners.

To travel to each lesson, click on the blue button.


Once you arrive at a lesson, you can click on the tabs to go to the next lesson or back to the previous lesson.


From time to time, as I think of topics or as people suggest them, I will add to the lessons.

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