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Hi guys,
I have a workaround for anyone that wants to do this before you guys integrate it into the software.  My graph looks stretched, but by my calculation it will be perfect when I crochet it.

My stitch ratio is 0.875 rather than 1.  My photo was 415 pixels wide and 500 pixels tall.  I used GIMP (free from Gimp.org) to alter my photo size.  500/0.875 = 571.  So I altered my photo to 415 pixels wide and 571 pixels tall.  I then used this stretched picture with the tunisian square crochet pattern maker.  I got a pattern that is 150 stitches wide by 207 stitches tall.  Without alteration, the pattern was 150 x 181.  207 * 0.875 = 181 so my math seems to check out.

It will be MONTHS before I have a finished pattern to double check, but I'm confident this will work.  My pattern looks funny - I'm sure when you guys get this done you will leave the picture the right size ad change the grid itself so it doesn't look funny.  But this will work for now!

Jessica

We have three new yarn palettes available:
Caron One Pound
Caron Simply Soft
Herrschners 2-Ply Afghan

Thank you so much, BetwixtTheStitch! Kiss

Silvertiger,

Not bad at all!  Smile  Glad it's useful for someone, and it sounds like your nephew really does love it...so good job!  Smile

How do I get the written to come out with 184x194? When I went to the wizard it come out as 184x338

Neave,

It's so sweet that it's a generational thing, too...keeping that art alive!  Kiss  It's sad when art doesn't get handed down to younger generations.  What a wonderful gift for your nana to have handed to you!  Kiss
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