Needle Arts: Left, Right, Up, Down, and Around

Artists Dream in Color by Carol Lynn Stratton

The following articles on opposite-handedness in stitching by Marjorie Mann first appeared on the December 2019, March 2020 and June 2020 issues of Needle Arts. Download the PDF of each article below. You can purchase the December 2019 and March 2020 issues here. The June 2020 issue will be available for purchase later this year.

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Part 1: The Handedness Issue
handedness part 1 from needle arts dec2019 web


Part 2: Some Handy Instruction Techniques for Opposite-Handed Students
handedness part 2 from needlearts march2020 web


Part 3: Some Handy Translation Techniques for Left-Handed Needleworkers
handedness part 3 from needlearts june2020 press