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...

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Friday, May 11, 2018

~ A Finish ~

Good Morning Friends & Folk!
Happy Friday to you all ~

just a short post to show you my finished model 
for my soon-to-be-released cross stitch pattern,

"Feeding the Bees" 

Linen used: 32ct Parchment from Weeks Dye Works
Thread Used: DMC ~ 2 strands of floss over 2 threads of linen
Stitch Count: 163w x 119h

Peter will be making a frame that I designed for this specific pattern ~
and I'll be releasing this new pattern at the upcoming
PSS Retreat & Merchant Mall
in Harrisburg, PA ~ June 1st & 2nd 
it will be available to the public in June via our Etsy shop :)

Now I am off to stitch more on a few other new items 
that I'll be sharing with you soon!

Blessings from the Farm
 ~ Lori


  1. That is really cute, Lori! Love the saying (and wholeheartedly agree!). Looking forward to what else you have up your sleeve!

  2. Love this cross stitch and I have a friend who has bees; what a perfect gift for her; can't wait til it's in your etsy shop!!

  3. Itsva treasure , lori!
    So pretty!
    Love , love,,,
    You are fast!! Wow,,
    Thanks for sharing ur talent,,,,

  4. Oh my gosh so cute!! I’ll definitely be stitching this one!

  5. I am about half way finished stitching this for a special friend who loves to feed the bees. Love the colors and design! ~♡~


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