In Progress

A list of my in progress craft projects. This is periodically updated and revised.

Snow Castle Cross Stitch Kit

  • Snow Castle Cross Stitch Kit
    • as of April 2020 have it is basically done except for embellishing the frame and then stapling it to 11 in x 14 in or 27.94 cm x 35.56 cm stretcher bars
    • this kit was purchased September 2017 was probably around $5.00 or $4.25 plus the cost of the ribbon and stretcher bars and fabric and beads and acid free foam board and the frame and labor.  The total is probably around $30.

Snow Castle Cross Stitch Kit

  • Autumn Tree Cross Stitch Kit
      • finished the cross stitch probably in mid 2019
      • still have to
        • soak it in water to remove the print
        • add additional beads and sequins
        • frame on stretcher bars
        • figure out what frame to use as now agree with the benefits of a frame and glass/Plexiglas

Summer Tree Cross Stitch Kit

  • Summer Tree Cross Stitch Kit
    • as of April 2020, still working the actual cross stitch and then to add beads (just a style option I like) and frame on stretcher bars (14 in x 14 in or 35.56 cm x 35.56 cm)

Spring Tree Cross Stitch Kit

  • Spring Tree Cross Stitch Kit
    • finished the cross stitch probably in mid 2019
    • still have to
      • soak it in water to remove the print
      • add additional beads and sequins
      • frame on stretcher bars
      • figure out what frame to use as now agree with the benefits of a frame and glass/Plexiglas

SewIsabel Logo Diamond Painting

  • SewIsabel Logo Diamond Painting Embroidery Kit
    • as of April 2020 this is 90% finished
    • just have to add varnish on top of the diamond painting drills and add a fabric back, embellish the frame and place on stretcher bars

Château de Chambord Craft Project

  • Château de Chambord Craft Project
  • Supplies:
    • H43 Postscript Denim 59 80% Cotton 20% Linen, machine wash cold, tumble dry low, fabric remnant dated 3-17-2018 (0.807 yd x $29.99 = $24.20 and remnants are 50% off) purchased from Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores
    • 16″ x 20″ stretcher bars (40.64 cm x 50.8 cm)
    • sewed on patches with machine, then went over the flower patch by hand with green thread
    • sewing the ribbon on by hand
    • sewed the sides of the canvas poster with a satin stitch using my sewing machine
    • next time may glue/use mat gel medium on the canvas poster and possibly put it on last as I was bending it while I hand sewed the white rose patch
    • Large Size Famous Architectures Prints in Europe Rome Florence Berlin Home 20x10in no frame US $8.25 purchased on AliExpress in December 2017
  • Process:
    • assembled stretcher bars using glue and a staple gun
    • signed the back using a sharpie and ribbon and the custom ‘Sew Isabel’ stamps I ordered
  • basically done and just figuring out whether or not to use glue/acrylic matte gel medium on the acid free foam board and then staple this to stretcher bars, in the past I have not used glue and it turned out well

Park Diamond Painting Kit

  • Park Diamond Painting Kit
    • Just have to add a background fabric and the staple this to stretcher bars with acid free foam board

Square By Design Monarch Butterfly Craft Project

  • Square By Design Brand Monarch Butterfly Craft Project
    • Supplies
      • 20″ x 20″ stretcher bars (50.8 cm x 50.8 cm)
      • painters tape used to help place the ribbon border
      • burlap ribbon with lace from dollar store
      • acid free foam board 20″ x 20″ (50.8 cm x 50.8 cm)
    • Process
      • using painters tape and the 20″ x 20″ (50.8 cm x 50.8 cm) stretcher bar frames I placed the burlap around the butterfly and secured it with thread by hand, it is a wire ribbon, in the future I may use a straight stitch on the sewing machine, probably completed that in 2019

Paris Eiffel Tower Diamond Painting Kit

  • Paris Eiffel Tower Diamond Painting Kit, flower shop, city
  • purchased October 2017
  • 30x40cm US $14.26 qty 1

Christmas Diamond Paintings Out Of Box

  • 5D DIY Diamond painting cross stitch Christmas dog and cat full square diamond embroidery
    • US $8.45
    • AliExpress Seller: YI BRIGHT Official Store
    • Square Drill 30x40cm
    • Ordered March 2020
  • Full Square diamond embroidery cross stitch cardinals diamond painting window “cross” DIY 3D diamond mosaic bird
    • US $8.70
    • AliExpress Seller: YI BRIGHT Official Store
    • Square Drill 30x40cm
    • Order March 2020

Other kits and projects purchased and stored for future use:

Square Drill Diamond Paintings

  • diamond painting happy bee diy 5d diamond embroidery cute needlework kit purchased December 2017 from Ever Moment on AliExpress 30x35cm US $12.17
  • DPF diamond embroidery Honey bees diamond painting cross stitch diamond 20*20cm US $4.06 qty 1 purchased December 2017
  • photo of bee on flower 5D DIY Diamond Mosaic Embroidery Diamond Painting Full Square Drill 20x25cm US $5.00 qty 1 kamy yi diamond painting store on AliExpress purchased December 2017
  • Let it Bee 100% full square 5d diy diamond painting cross-stitch bees & flowers 3D diamond painting square drill 20x20cm US $4.68 qty 1 kamy yi diamond painting store on AliExpress purchased December 2017
  • Eiffel tower square drill diamond painting 20x20cm US$4.76 qty 1 purchased October 2017

Round Drill Diamond Paintings

  • round paritial drill 5 small diamond paintings (three cats, snow castle, swans, three cats in basket snow cabin) total amount US $13.00 Purchased October 2017
  • diamond paintings spring cottage US $3.67 and mom with kitten $3.92 both 20*20cm purchased October 2017

14 count Cross Stitch Kits

  • happiness and longevity pig cross stitch kit 14ct 11ct count print canvas stitching – 14 print canvas purchased December 2017 US $4.74 qty 2
  • the little sister pig cross stitch kit cartoon canvas stitches embroidery 14ct print canvas US $4.74 qty 2 purchased December 2017
  • birds fruit cross stitch kit animal lovers DMC silk thread handmade DIY sets with silk thread and print canvas 11 ct US $6.49 qty 1

11 count cross stitch kits

  • The Alhambra 11 ct printed qty 2 US $5.16 purchased November 2017
  • Japanese garden 11 ct printed DMC US $5.67 qty 1 purchased November 2017

Canvas Prints & Quotes

  • AliExpress Seller: Drop Shipping Paintings Store (purchased March 2020)
    • Sunflower Inspirational Quote 20x25cm $2.62
    • Bible Verse ‘When you go through deep waters I will be with you.” Isaiah 43:2 20x25cm $2.48
    • 3 pieces of musical note style canvas prints 20x20cm $3.91
    • Coco Channel quote ‘Don’t be like the rest of them, darling!’ 10x15cm $1.56
  • AliExpress Seller: Decals Top Shop (purchased March 2020)
    • Be Still And Know Quote 21x30cm $3.44
    • His Love Never Fails 21x30cm $4.14
    • Ocean Landscape Photo 30x21cm $6.20
  • AliExpress Seller: Art Prints Store (purchased March 2020)
    • 9 quotes 20x30cm at $1.91 each
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