Regular Hours: Tuesdays – Fridays 10 am – 4 pm, Saturdays 10 am – 3 pm

4.8 58 reviews

Needlepoint Shop, Canvases & Classes in Austin, Texas

Welcome to The Needle Works

Since 1978 The Needle Works has been the oldest established store for hand painted needlepoint canvases in Austin, Texas. We also feature the largest selection of threads in the Texas Hill Country. Specializing in the finest quality hand-painted needlepoint canvases, notions, accessories and classes, we attract needlepoint enthusiasts from all over the country who are interested in learning the craft.

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Visit the Shop

4401 Medical Pkwy,
Austin, Texas 78756
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Call Us

(512) 451-6931 local
(800) 851-6931 toll-free

Shop Hours

Tuesday - Friday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

10:00 am - 3:00 pm


Shop Canvases

Christmas Tree Lady

$207.00 $165.60Free shipping!

Mr. Easter Bunny Stand Up

$212.00 $169.60Free shipping!

Red & White Santa Dome

$160.00 $128.00Free shipping!

Redbird Santa Dome

$348.00 $278.40Free shipping!

Peppermint Santa Dome

$160.00 $128.00Free shipping!

Classic Santa Dome

$160.00 $128.00Free shipping!

Forest Dome Santa

$153.00 $122.40Free shipping!

Golden Santa Dome

$160.00 $128.00Free shipping!

Green Toy Santa Dome

$153.00 $122.40Free shipping!
  • Avatar Rachel Hogan ★★★★★ a year ago
    Love this place. Thread selection is amazing and so is the bling bar. I have challenged myself to embellish my work more often now and it's perfect. Canvas selection is great, many different unique pieces along with anything else you … More could want for needlepoint!
  • Avatar Kathleen M ★★★★★ a year ago
    Nice people run a well kept, well stocked shop.Painted canvases, and impressive assortment of threads, some kits with everything you need, space for some classes, and nice people on hand who will take the time to help you match colors and … More find the right threads for your project make shopping here an incredibly pleasant and relaxing experience.
  • Avatar Michaela ★★★★★ a year ago
    Stopped in while visiting Austin to kit out a canvas with a tricky color palette. Really helpful staff and amazing thread selection! Also had a big studio space behind where lots of stitchers were working on projects. Will definitely be … More back next time I am in town.
  • Avatar Rachel Drew ★★★★★ 4 months ago
    So incredibly helpful and friendly, such a cute shop too.

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Upcoming Classes

  • PENDING RESCHEDULE DUE TO MARKET CONFLICT – Robin’s Greatest Hits w/ Robin King

    Robin’s Greatest Hits is a 2-day/4 session workshop-type class exploring Robin’s favorite techniques and stitches: ribbons, beading, bullions, composite stitches, as well as many helpful hints to enhance your needlepoint.

    September 20 - September 21
  • Santa Baby w/ Brenda Stofft

    Choose a red or pink Santa. You will learn how to a sculpt a 3D face using wool roving, plus new techniques for beards, turkey work, as well as detailed

    October 3 - October 5
  • Mighty Big Pumpkins w/ Darragh Heidkamp

    Canvas by: Ewe and Eye.  Class is taught by: Darragh Heidkamp. Stitch Guide by: Patricia Sone. Join us for this perfect harvest inspired one-day class. Call the shop 512-451-6931 or

    November 2 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm