Exhibition in London: "Utopia" by Ghazaleh Avarzamani Utopiashowcases Ghazaleh's Rococo themed needlepoint embroideries which are mixed with contemporary Iranian imagery. These are inspired by the kitsch interpretations of Goblin tapestries. The tapestries are embroidered by hand, tying in with Ghazaleh's belief that the revival of skilled craft is central to the artistic process.
June 11, 2013 - Payvand Iran News
Review: A stitch in time Did your mother or grandma or great-granny do needlework? Do you have memories of a crocheted table cloth that came out for Sunday dinner? A needlepoint sampler on the wall? A hand-tatted lace scarf?
June 11, 2013 - Statesboro Herald
Mark Shields in Columbus Dispatch If the Democrats lose this election, they ought to seriously consider going into the aluminum-siding business or taking up needlepoint,said Shields, a nationally syndicated columnist and PBS political analyst.
Gary Matthews Jr in Los Angeles Times This was a little twinge, like a little needlepoint, it wasn't a huge grab,Matthews said. "It didn't ball up like it did in 2005. I didn't have to limp off the field. It didn't get real stiff that night."