Monday, June 12, 2017

Stitching a Supernova

Thanks to Jane, I have an article on Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin and her life as an astronomer and needlepointer for you to enjoy.  Like so many of us, she needlepointed each morning….
https://www.brainpickings.org/2017/05/10/cecilia-payne-supernova-needlepoint/

Liz Morrow posted a photo of a similar design she worked from perhaps the same Scientific American cover on Facebook.
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1212937988833140&set=p.1212937988833140&type=3&theater

Are there other needlepointed stars (or needlepointing astronomers) out there?

Written by Jane/Chilly Hollow
Blogging at http://chillyhollownp.blogspot.com
and at http://chstitchguides.blogspot.com
© Copyright May 10, 2017 Jane M. Wood. All rights reserved.

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