Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Visiting the Needlepoint at Washington, D.C.'s National Cathedral

If you are interested in ecclesiastical embroidery, you will want to see the video of the needlepoint cushions at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C. 
http://www.nationalcathedral.org/exec/cathedral/mediaPlayer2013?MediaID=MED-6TGMR-9B0000&EventID=CAL-6T4BQ-LD000H

This article talks briefly about some of the outstanding pieces found in various chapels of the Cathedral.  These are themed pieces, with various topics meant to unify the stitching in that area.
http://www.nationalcathedral.org/pdfs/101514needlework.pdf

If you have a Facebook account, the Washington National Cathedral's page has several photographs of needlework there.  Use the side arrows to see more.
https://www.facebook.com/WNCathedral/photos/a.10152776776527552.1073741834.12141462551/10152776776567552/?type=1&theater

Sonia, who sings at the National Cathedral, took the tour and posted photographs on Facebook.  Use the side arrows to navigate.
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10100860124131155&set=pcb.750621738348320&type=1&theater

Written by Jane/Chilly Hollow
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