Down a dirt road, past fields and deep woods ~
stands a humble little farmhouse wearing chippy white paint and a rusty tin roof...
it's here at our beloved Notforgotten Farm that you will find us...chasing our kittens, puttering in the herb gardens, or talking to the trees.

Our Needlework Shop & Studio
is located here at our farm:
3530 Tye River Road
Amherst, Virginia 24521
ph. 434-263-6508
email ~

Due to Covid-19 Health restrictions, the Shop & Studio at Notforgotten Farm is CLOSED until further notice...

Our ETSY Shop is Always Open!
visit our Etsy Shop by clicking on any one of the thumbnail photos below or going to

Sunday, December 17, 2017

~ Finished ~

 Willy Nelson {our grand dog} in thread ~
my very 1st 'thread painting'...

 about a million stitches and another million different colors of thread!

now headed to Hannah's for her birthday ~
our baby will be 23 on the 20th ~
how did that happen?

Blessings from the Farm 
~ Lori


  1. Hi Lori,
    Just BEAUTIFUL!!!! I have been wanting to do the same thing with our grand dog Charlotte!!! Thanks for the inspiration!!! Happy Birthday to Hannah!!
    She will just LOVE IT!!!!
    Enjoy your day celebrating!
    Heart Hugs~

  2. I've been watching your progress with this beautiful thread painting...absolutely stunning. The Birthday Girl will no doubt be elated! Just wonderful, Lori, and a labor of love...

  3. That is just amazing! What a wonderful gift that will always be treasured. You're such an artist!

  4. Wow! Lori,,, you are talented, ,,, just super work,,,,
    Love it,,, what a treasured gift for ur sweet hannah,,,,
    Thanks for sharing,,,,

  5. You surely are the Queen of the needle !!
    Very impressive.
    Birthday wishes to your daughter ;)

  6. Very beautiful! Not your usual primitive palette.


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