Gay Ann Rogers

Needlework Designer/Teacher


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My World of Needlework


On Monday Morning,

May 16, I returned from my long hiatus.


What does my return mean?


A new series of 8 lessons, this time on Threads.


Website updated

June 30, 2016

My Next Sale:

I missed my sale in May.

I'll have a sale sometime between mid-July and early August.

What Do I Have the Most Requests for Right Now


Elizabeth 1*

Mary and Bess**


Downton Abbey Designs

Flowers, Hearts and a   Peacock

Hollyhock House.


If you wish your request added to the list, email me:




*My Portrait of Elizabeth 1 is returning in October.


** My Miniatures of Mary and Bess will arrive this summer.

New Lesson This Morning


Lesson 7: Beads and Embellishments

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Lesson 5: Novelty Threads

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Lesson 6: Comments on Overdyed Threads



Lesson 3: Au Ver a Soie's 100/3 silk

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100/3 silk on its spool and used in the Nun's Stitch edge of my Pride and Prejudice Needle Book and Book Mark



Lesson 4: Metallics and Metals for Needlepoint

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Lesson 2: Cotton Floss or Silk?

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Above: my favorite silk, Soie d'Alger. On the right: Anchor floss in one of my most often used colors.

Lesson 1: An Essay on Pearl Cotton

Forever Pearl Cotton has been one of my best friends in needlepoint and in this series I write why. I'm not sure this short essay is a lesson per se, perhaps more a fan letter for a favorite friend after many years.


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Nice to be back after my long hiatus.