Napa Needlepoint

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Gender Female
Industry Publishing
Occupation Needlepoint author, designer & teacher
Location Napa, CA, United States
Introduction Janet M. Perry is one of the leading writers of needlepoint stitch guides in the world. She writes innovative guides for needlepoint canvases from over 20 designers. Her blog, Nuts about Needlepoint is full of exciting needlepoint information. She puts into practice her motto to make needlepoint fast, fun and affordable. She has recently written the most comprehensive book available on Bargello, one of her favorite forms of needlepoint. Perry is an expert in needlepoint, both on the Web and through her writing for magazines. She works with designers, shops, and thread manufacturers on new products and regularly reports on trends in needlepoint. Her books, Needlepoint Trade Secrets and Bargello Revisited, are available to needlework shops and through She lives in the California Wine Country and is hard at work on her third book, a collection of stories about needlework and how it affects our lives. Visit her website at or her blog at
Interests needlepoint, interior design, dining out, gourmet cooking, classical music, movies
Favorite Books Brideshead Revisited, War and Peace (new Peavey translation)