Tuesday, April 1, 2014

New Month New Header No Fooling

Garden Grumbles Cross Stitch Fumbles & Birding Bumbles
April 2014 Blog Header

The theme this month is Spring/Rebirth.
Birds and wildflowers and one watchful cat.

Horizontal Rows as follows...(cross stitch in bold type).

Row #1: Male Evening Grosbeak, Fawn Lilies "Erythronium oregonum", The Cricket Collection, "Soft Boiled" - "Tiny Chick", The Cricket Collection, "Spring Bunnies I" - "Hens at Work", Trillium "Trillium parviflorum", Ewe & Ewe & Friends, "Spring Two".

Row #2: Sam Sarah Design Studio,"Six Eggs in a Row"; Robin, The Cricket Collection, "Eggs...etera" - "Painted Egg";  Tom-Cat, Ewe & Ewe & Friends, "Nest"; The Cricket Collection, "Soft Boiled" - "Tiny Bunny".

Row #3: Narcissus, "Passionale"The Cricket Collection, "Spring Bunnies I" - "Hens at Work".

Row #4: Lizzie Kate,"Egg Hunt" (kit); Shooting Stars or Rooster Bills "Dodecatheon hendersonii", The Cricket Collection, "Always Summer 3" - "The Pansy Patch",  Pileated Woodpecker, Oregon Blue Iris "Iris tenax", The Cricket Collection,"Which Came First?" (freebie);  Bleeding Heart "Dicentra formosa".

Row #5: Lizzie Kate,"A Little Easter" (kit), Plum tree, Lizzie Kate, "Samplings Easter"; Female and male American Goldfinch, Bent Creek, "Chick on an Egg" (kit)

19 comments:

LaNelle said...

Love it nice transition to April.....Great stitches.

Vickie said...

Fantastic! Hello to Tom Cat in the middle there. ;)

Kathy F said...

Very cool!!!!

Frances N said...

I love to see what your header is for each season, and I'm never disappointed!!! Wonderful stitching and the kitty just finishes it off perfectly!

Heather said...

I love your new header!

Anna van Schurman said...

Cute!

Carol said...

What a cheery April header, Beth--it was 80 here today! Crazy!!

Margaret said...

Perfect for April I can't believe it's April. Yikes!

Barb said...

What a beautiful header and a perfect theme for spring!!! Thanks for sharing all the information.

Pam in IL said...

Love the header! It really makes me hope spring is coming soon. Maybe next week.

Wanda said...

Another great header Beth! I am constantly amazed by how much you have (and do) stitch!BEAUTIFUL!!

krayolakris said...

Your bird photos are amazing! And love your stitching too!

Vonna, The Twisted Stitcher said...

Beautiful finishes dispersed among pretty pictures! Love it!

Melanie said...

Just perfect for April!!!! :)

Sue said...

Love your headers! It's not showing at the top of your blog, though.

Chris said...

Love it!!

Jo who can't think of a clever nickname said...

Great header! Have I asked you before which program you use to make your lovely collages?

Excuse me if I did and I forgot!

Maggee said...

You know which one just JUMPS at me every time I look at the header? The Nest one! I see it is one of my favorite designers... off to see if it is available! Hugs!

Catherine said...

Sweet!