Tag Archives: Macrocallista nimbosa

Sunray venus, part two

The sunray venus project continues. Got the basic shape onto the canvas a few weeks back. Step 5 ended with a block printing of the venus onto mono needlepoint canvas. So, continuing from there: 6.) Paint. Paint in the details using acrylic paint. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncatagorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Transferring an image to needlepoint canvas using block printing

New project. Gonna needlepoint a Macrocallista nimbosa, also called a Sunray Venus, found last month down at the beach. Rather nice colors and some beautiful stripes. Apparently it is tasty and easy to grow commercially, although a good reference is … Continue reading

Posted in Uncatagorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments