A right stitchup

Presented by Katie McLaughlin
Tuesday 5:25 p.m.–5:35 p.m. in Guthrie Theatre CB06.03.28
Target audience: N/A

Abstract

Cross-stitching and embroidery dates back a fair way, but did you know that it's still a thing? It's true! You can buy kits with designs all laid out for you, but did you know you can create your own? Follow the process one maker followed for turning their favourite pixel artwork into a masterpiece, and how you can use open source software to do the same thing. In this lightning talk, let's delve into the details about how you can create your own charts for a right stitchup.

Presented by

Katie McLaughlin

Katie has worn many different hats over the years. She has been a software developer for many languages, systems administrator for multiple operating systems, and speaker on many different topics. When she’s not changing the world, she enjoys cooking, making tapestries, and seeing just how well various application stacks handle emoji.