See more ideas about cross stitch, stitch, cross stitch patterns. i just want to say i love l&l designs.. Hi Janet, I cross stitched the Spirit of Christmas design as a gift for my mother back in the nineties. Hobbies: Devotees of needlework are finding that it can be good for the soul as well as for the home. Anna Orso, 73, Italian actress. Maybe not everyone has to have a huge display of ‘finished projects’ or get famous for their stitching – just loving doing it is enough, IMO, however much you actually stitch. Feb 18, 2014 - By: Rebecca Waldrop Manufacture: Mar Bek www.serendipitydesigns.com. I do think it’s sad, too, that in the obituary I read online, it just said about her work that ‘she was an artist who enjoyed cross stitch’. Such a talented and loving person....as told by her works. Marilyn you will be missed but know that you are with the Angels you so loved to share with all of us. But, do remember that your mother was someone special who was able to touch so many lives with her beautiful cross stitch. These come with books giving information of the era. Good thing I enjoy the challenges of her graphs. I will miss you so very much. The finished works are my most treasured possessions. Your love of them will live on through your beautiful designs. 106. We will miss her so. Your designs are inspirational to all stitchers. Do you know where I might sell these? I wish I had met her... loved her creativity, humbleness, and talent. That makes me treasure my patterns by her even more. You will be missed. I had the privilege of meeting her in peron many years ago and she will always be in my thoughts. You will be missed. [179] Charles Maynard, 42, Bahamian politician, chairman of the opposition Free National Movement (since 2012), apparent heart attack. Yours sincerely, Jennifer Wark jenwark7@gmail.com. ArianaGE. On a sad note, Marilyn Leavitt-Imblum, passed away this month. I'm sorry to have learned of her passing. Marilyn Leavitt-Imblum (August 1, 1946 – August 14, 2012) was an American cross-stitch embroidery designer known especially for her Victorian angel designs. RIP Marilyn. Marilyn Levitt-Imblum has died. Your designs have brightened my life! Sorry, can’t help you there. ArianaGE. Her website is www.tiag.com , if you’d like to drool over all her wonderful charts. My condolencss of the Imblum family. My prayers are with the family at this sad time. Marilyn was one of the first cross-stitch designers that I encountered who entranced me from the beginning. Sarah and family; I'm just another one of those 'old-lady' stitchers addicted to your Mother's work. Known Locations: Tooele UT, 84074, Eagle River AK 99577, Salt Lake City UT 84123 Possible Relatives: Dwain S Coates, Erin L Coates, Mary Evelyn Coates. I know you are finding peace surrounded by your angels. I just learned of Marilyn's passing. The very first cross-stitch pattern I bought was designed by you, Marilyn. See more ideas about steve, amish, cross stitch tree. Although I didn't know Mariyn personally I did have the privilege of stitching a few of her lovely designs. Member. Labels: cross stitch, Marilyn Leavitt-Imblum, obit, obituary, Told in a Garden I heard the sad news this morning that the Cross Stitch World has lost a great designer. She had a great talent. 8. In common with other embroidered hangings of the early medieval period, this piece is conventionally referred to as a "tapestry", although it is not a true tapestry in which the design is woven into the cloth; it is in fact an embroidery.. I was not expecting to get a reply so quick are you in the UK. The pincushion is stitched in various embroidery stitches, and measures nearly five inches square, ‘Larkspur and Roses’ doll’s house scale needlework stand. Time, time, time…. How wonderful for her loving family to have such pieces of art to mix with their wonderful memories of her. Sincere condolences to her family at this sad time. I'm convinced this helped keep us in the air. She died on 14th August, aged 66. [180] Anna Orso, 73, Italian actress. Thank You Marilyn for the beautiful designs you work for so many years that I admired most.. We will always cherish your good works of art in cross stitching... May God Bless you and your family in this time of sorrows. NEWARK - Marilyn L. Imblum, 66, of Woodhill, died Tuesday (Aug. 14, 2012) at Newark Wayne Hospital. Marilyn Leavitt-Imblum Known to needle workers worldwide and renowned especially for her intricate Victorian Angel Designs By Rita Vainius (Click here for Marilyn's FREE sampler motif pattern) . [173] Charles Maynard , 42, Bahamian politician, chairman of the opposition Free National … I think that just shows that stitching isn’t valued properly in society. I'm so glad you are free from pain now and will have a much needed rest. Designers & Publishers: Marilyn Leavitt Imblum This page may not contain all items available from Marilyn Leavitt Imblum. Rest in peace Marilyn. My sympathy to the family. I haven't been to the website in a long time and find it bizarre that I checked a year, almost to the day, after she passed. My condolences to her family. Carolyn Pearce Home Sweet Home workbox 29: assembling the tape measure cover, Finished embroidery - a stumpwork embroidery 'petal bag', Carolyn Pearce Home Sweet Home workbox 21: assembling the thimble holder. Eerie. Since making my resolution, I’ve worked on it some and am hoping that I … She will be very much missed. She was so gifted; a legend in the cross stitch world. I am so sorry the stitching world has lost a wonderful artist. So sorry to hear about your mother. I will miss you. Marilyn Leavitt-Imblum, 66, American embroidery designer. Thank you for all the inspiration and beauty over the years. Sep 30, 2013 - Number of Designs: 1Stitch Count: 114w x 197hDesigner: Anne Van Wagner ChildsOriginal Publication: Leisure Arts Leaflet #378,Footprints in the Sand Saved by Gracie Domingo. me and matt are fine. Marilyn Leavitt-Imblum . It is available as a kit from www.janetgranger.co.uk, ‘Home Sweet Home’ sampler , stitched on 28 count evenweave, available as a kit from www.janetgranger.co.uk, ‘Shlama’ hand embroidered bag, in progress (front panel, 5 x 8 inches), My trusty needlepoint floor frame, and the saga of the chartholder. My deepest sympathies to Marilyn's family. I've just been made aware of this on another BB and wanted to pass the news on here, too. Anna Orso, 73, Italian actress. Marilyn's designs were challenging but I always felt so accomplished when I finished stitching one. RIP Marilyn. My most magnificent stitching accomplishment. She will be remembered for years to come. My late condolences to the family. We will miss you. Thank you for sharing your gifts with so many. I wanted to stitch it again as I enjoyed stitching it so many years ago. Marilyn's talent was beyond comparison and she will be missed by all in the cross-stitch community. She died on 14th August, aged 66. Another beautiful light leaves earth to shine in the heavens. She has been one of my favorite artists. ( Log Out /  mom i miss you so much. [181] Ron Palillo, 63, American actor (Welcome Back, Kotter), heart attack. Please add my condolences. ( Log Out /  I've enjoyed hours of stitching pleasure thanks to her, and have several more in my stash yet to do. I have always loved the Angels you have created, now you get to spend the rest of time with them, how wonderful. August 2012. Marilyn gave so many needleworkers such inspired patterns to work with, and was kind enough to include multicultural options to reflect the ethnicities of her fans. There seem to be no words to express my (and the stitching world's)sadness at losing such a wonderful person/mother/wife/grandmother/daughter. When I lost my beloved grandmother I found great comfort in stitching her Fairy Grandmother. As I was searching I came upon the unhappy news. NEWARK - Marilyn L. Imblum, 66, of Woodhill, died Tuesday (Aug. 14, 2012) at Newark Wayne Hospital.A memorial service will be held Saturday at 10:30 a.m. … London. Dear dear Marilyn, friend for too short a time. All the fans of Marilyn Leavitt Imblum – the very famous founder and designer of the immortal brands “Lavender & Lace”, “Told in a Garden” and “Butternut Road” – have certainly met, in her patterns, the Needlepaints threads: a limited range of floss created by Marilyn herself and dyed in Japan. Post Aug 15, 2012 #1 2012-08-15T01:24. While I echo what others have said more eloquantly than me about her artistry and the majesty of the angels that must have greeted her, I also want to add that I am glad she no longer suffers. I've only stitched one of her designs to date - Celtic Christmas - but I have several others in my stash that I intend to get to one of these days. I call her my 9/11 angel. And thank you for all the beauty you brought to this world. Police in North Carolina have released crime scene photos of the murder of Jason Corbett, an Irish national who moved to the United States after he married his American au pair. Marilyn Leavitt-Imblum, 66, American embroidery designer. She will be sorely missed by all and especially by stitchers around the world who found comfort creating her angels. Ton passage sur cette terre a laissé une trace indélébile. She will live on in the beautiful designs she created for all of us to stitch - rest in peace. She influenced very many people with her depictions of women in graceful poses,  gave pleasure to millions, and will be greatly missed. May learned to embroider from her mother and her aunt Bessie Burden, who had been taught by William Morris. Her work is gorgeous. The Daily Telegraph. Love and Light will be with you always. I have almost every one of Marilyn's designs. Website links. I visited with her by phone and she was of great help. What an amazing project – can almost feel Marilyn’s thoughts about world peace coming through the stitches and am so sorry to find that she has passed. Marilyn will be greatly missed. May her legacy live on in the memories of all she meant to you. My thoughts to her family. The chair measures just 3 1/2 inches high. Recently finished another angel and somebody always claims them the minute I finish. Your beautiful designs left here to give us such pleasure. She made three of one of them; one for each of her daughters. Rest in Peace. 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