You can turn a photo or artwork into a needlepoint pattern…free! Pic2Point.com is a web-based conversion program that produces a PDF file, which includes the original image, a color template, a color legend, and a stitching chart. Read a review (including results of a first-hand test) at the Bargello Needlepoint blog. Or go directly to Pic2Point.
Thanks so much for sharing this find, Bargello Love!
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