This beautiful Diane Jourdan redwork sampler was stitched with two colors of Vikki Clayton Hand Dyed Fibers (10 skeins of Diane's Rouge and 10 Skeins of Heartwood) on 36 Ct. Magnolia Linen. Stitch Count: 181W x 284H. Instructions for specialty stitches are included. ( DMC alternates are 814 & 85 not an exact match)
An art form that is so appealing and full of passion. This young lady's soul emanates poetic inspiration as she stamps out her Jalisco roots to the relentless folkloric rhythms. Join in as you stitch to the beat of the footsteps. This colorful design will add a splash of color wherever you display it. Stitch Count 197w X 168h, Finished Size on black 14-count 14" X 12"
Model stitched on 14 Count Black Aida
Model stitched over two on 36 Ct. Legacy by Picture This Plus using Weeks Dye Works floss (or DMC 3721, 469, 729, 3023, 315, 3046, 898, 733, 434, 372, 3740, 501, 712). Stitch Count: 125x203. Design Size: 7" x 12"
"Once in a blue moon, blue skies, bluebird of happiness, true blue, deep blue sea" Model stitched over 2 threads on 32 ct. Flax Belfast linen with DMC floss. Stitch Count: 81W x 160H. Design Size: 6" x 10"
"I love all beauteous things, I seek and adore them: God hath no better praise, and man in his hasty days is honoured for them. I too will something make and joy in the making: Altho' tomorrow it seem like the empty words of a dream, remembered on waking. When this you see, remember me." Model stitched on 18 count Aida with DMC floss. Stitch count: 333H x 251W.
"The Hour of Prayer - Hail; peaceful hour supremely blest amid the hours of earthly care: the hour that yields the spirit rest that sacred hour_ the hour of prayer. And when my hours of prayer are past, oh, may I leave these Sabbath days to find eternity at last a never ending hour of praise." Model stitched on 18 count Aida with DMC floss. Stitch count: 364W x 400H.
"Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul, and sings the tune without the words and never stops at all." Model stitched on fabric of your choice with DMC floss. Stitch Count: 217W x 236H.
Model stitched on 40 ct Olde Towne Blend using Weeks Dye Works, Gentle Arts & Classic Colorworks. (DMC alternates are 221 224 (2 needed) 225 315 407 611 647 730 (3 needed) 3046 3787 (2 needed) 3841 3859 ecru)A personalization chart has been included for you to stitch your name or a loved ones name in the place of "Mary Jane Carver". Stitch count 247x215.
"Jesus permit thy sacred name to stand as the first effort of an infant's hand, and while her fingers on the canvas move, engage her tender thoughts to ask thy love. Among thy children let her have a part and write thy name thyself upon her heart." Model stitched on 32 Ct. Vintage Examplar linen with Weeks Dye Works floss (or DMC 319, 356, 400, 422, 436, 610, 926, 927, 939, 3022, 3052, Ecru). Stitch Count: 294W x 229H.
Model stitched over 2 threads on 36 Ct. Weathered Shingle linen by R&R Reproductions with Weeks Dye Works floss, DMC floss, and Classic Colorworks floss (or all DMC 632, 644, 3011, 3012, 3787, 3045, 3799, 3777, 646, 3857, 3865). Stitch Count: 97W x 96H.