Okay all you Blackhawks...does anybody remember making these in 1st grade? I had just been talking to PK about the earliest "thread/yarn-based" activity I remembered doing. I tried, not so successfully, to describe to him these flower projects we made for mother's day in 1st grade. That weekend, we went to visit with my mom and she was doing some cleaning of old keepsakes and photos. You guessed it! Here is the VERY first needlecraft I remember doing in my life.
It hasn't aged very well, so I put it in a frame to keep it from getting worse. It has character now, right? :)