The Canvas of Resting Seagulls

needlepoint seagulls

Classic Port Town Scene

Looks like I’m having trouble tearing myself away from this seashore bird trope.

Here’s a needlepoint canvas my mother-in-law rescued from a bargain box outlet where she volunteers up North.

Not bad for $5!

Erin McGrath and, 2012 – 2016


About Erin

Owner of Needlepoint Land, LLC. Professional in the field for more than 15 years, during which I have managed and/or worked with various high-end needlepoint shops. I enjoy teaching both beginners and advanced stitchers, and have created numerous stitch guides, with speciality thread selections, for in-store customers and private clients. I maintain contact with an extensive network of needlepoint vendors, custom artists, and, most importantly, reliable, high-quality finishers. I look forward to hearing your comments on my blog!

6 responses »

  1. The placement of the seagulls is quite interesting. It’s almost as if the individual seagulls on and above the roof form a pattern of bigger seagulls flying.

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