"When peace, like a river, attendeth my way. When sorrows like sea billows roll. It is well, it is well, with my soul. Whatever my lot, Thou has taught me to say, it is well, it is well, with my soul." Model stitched on 32 Ct. Limestone Belfast linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads. Stitch Count: 161W x 105H. (DMC alternates are 520 3799 924)
"Could we with ink the ocean fill and were the skies of parchment made. Were every stalk on earth a quill and every man a scribe by trade. To write the love of God above would drain the ocean dry. Nor could the scroll contain the whole though stretched from sky to sky. O love of God, how rich and pure, how measureless and strong. It shall forevermore endure thy saints' and angels' song." By Frederick Martin Lehman. Model stitched over 2 threads on 28 Ct. Country French Latte linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads. Stitch Count: 143W x 185H. Finished size: 10 1/4" x 13 1/4".
"In my defense I was left unsupervised." Model stitched two over two on 32 Ct. Antique White Jobelan using Weeks Dye Works (or DMC floss 320, 3746, 645, 3804, 3766, 7250. Stitch Count: 85W x 53H. Design Size: 5 1/4" x 3 1/4"
"Mightier than the waves of the sea is His love for you. Psalms 93:4" Model stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Queen Anne's Lace Jobelan with Weeks Dye Works floss. Stitch Count: 51W x 82H. Finished size: 3" x 5"
"Disturb us Lord, when we are too pleased with ourselves. When our dreams have come true because we dreamed too little. When we arrived safely because we sailed to close to the shore. Disturb us Lord, when with the abundance of things we possess we have lost our thirst for the waters of life. Having fallen in love with life, we have ceased to dream of eternity and in our efforts to build a new Earth, we have allowed our vision of the new Heaven to dim. Disturb us Lord, to dare more boldly, to venture on wilder seas where storms will show your mastery; where losing sight of land, we shall find the stars. We ask you to push back the horizons of our hopes and to push back the future in strength, courage, hope and love. We ask this in the name of our Captain who is Jesus Christ- Sir Francis Drake." Model stitched over 2 threads on 36 Ct. Lentil linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads (or DMC 838, 610, 902, 801, 3777, 612, 936, 829, 469, 644, 840, 640). Stitch count 259x331.
"Dogs leave paw prints on our hearts & drool everywhere else." Model stitched on 32 Ct. Lambswool Jobelan with Weeks Dye Works floss. Shown with buttons from Just Another Button Company. Stitch Count: 63Wx95H.
"Be joyful always. With joy you will draw water from the wells of salvation. Bring joy to your servant, for to you O Lord, I life up my soul. Now is your time of grief, but I will see you again and you will rejoice, and no one will take away your joy. Shout with joy to God, all the earth. Restore unot me the joy of your salvation and renew a right spirit within me. Sing for joy to the Lord." Model stitched on 28 ct cream cashel linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads. Stitch Count: 126W x 126H.
"In the morning when I rise give me Jesus you may have all this world." Model stitched two over two on 32 Ct. Icelandic Beige using Weeks Dye Works (or DMC floss 3011, 3021, 604, 926. Stitch Count: 67W x 99H. Design Size: 4 1/8" x 6 1/8"
"Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding. Proverbs 3:5". Model stitched over 2 threads on 35 Ct. Beige linen with Weeks Dye Works floss. Stitch Count: 75W x 111H. Finished size: 4.28" x 6.5".
Models stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Country French Cafe Mocha with Weeks Dye works floss. Main design stitch count 73W x 275H uses Weeks Dye Works Oilcloth, Rum Raisin, Onyx, Eggplant, 2 of Pea Coat, Juniper and Chesapeake. Psalm design stitch count is 73W x 91H and uses Weeks Dye Works Oilcloth, Blackboard, Purple Haze, Baked Apple, Deep Sea, Kudzu, and Teal Frost.
"What a friend we have in Jesus. All our sins and griefs to bear, what a privilege to carry everything to God in prayer." Model stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Vintage Examplar with Gentle Art Sampler threads. Stitch Count: 135W x 103H.
"Beware of the dog and the cat is not trustworthy either!" Model stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Queen Anne's Lace Jobelan with Weeks Dye Works floss. Shown with buttons from Just Another Button Company. Stitch Count: 63W x 95H.
"For with God nothing is impossible" - stitched on 36 Ct. Light Examplar by Lakeside Linens with Weeks Dye Works floss Tatanka, Collards & Merlot. Stitch Count: 48W x 48H. "Peace on Earth" stitched on 35 Ct. "linen" colored linen with Weeks Dye Works floss Mulberry, Bordeaux, Seaweed, Chesapeake. Stitch Count: 47W x 70H. "Always in My Heart" stitched on 32 Ct. Potato Lugana with Weeks Dye Works Eggplant and Bordeaux. Stitch Count: 63W x 63H. "Nothing is Impossible" - filled version - stitched on 36 Ct. Light Examplar by Lakeside Linens with Weeks Dye Works Grape Vine, Red Pear & Oscar. Stitch Count: 48W x 48H.
"O Holy Night", "Away in a Manger", "What child is this", "God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman", "O Come All Ye Faithful", "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing", "Joy to the World", "Come To Us A Child of Hope is Born", "O Little Town of Bethlehem", "The Prince of Peace", "Silent Night", "O Come, O Come Emmanuel", "Angels We Have Heard on High", "The First Noel"
Model was stitched on 32 Ct. Country French Latte Linen from Wichelt using Gentle Art Sampler Threads. Stitch count is 269W x 429H.
"I will love you forever no matter what passes through sunshine and storms, it is love that amasses. I will stay by your side for strength, for laughter, for hugs, kisses and snuggles in the now and hereafter. I will be an encourager, helper, your partner through life with kindness, good character, sharing in peace and in strife. I will choose all my days to look fondly on you our love, ever cherished we will always get through. God blessed us together as we together are on holding hands, joining hearts in the tears and the fun." Model was stitched on 32 Ct. Country French Latte Linen by Wichelt using Gentle Art Sampler Threads. Stitch count is 123W x 276H.
"Be strong in the Lord and in His mighty power. Put on the full armor of God. Stand firm, with the belt of truth, the breastplate of righteousness, the shield of faith, the helmet of salvation and the sword of the spirit." Model stitched on 28 Ct. Stormy Gray Jobelan with Weeks Dye Works floss. Stitch Count: 97W x 125H.
"All scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuilding, correcting, and training in righteousness." Model stitched over 2 threads on 28 Ct. hand-dyed Thyme Jobelan with Crescent Colours Belle Soie Silk thread. Stitch Count: 145W x 297H.
"Morning by morning new mercies I see Great is Thy Faithfulness. All I have needed Thy hand hath provided." Model stitched on 32 Ct. Flax Belfast with Gentle Art Sampler threads. Alternate model stitched on 35 Ct. Tin Roof by Weeks Dye Works with Charcoal floss. Stitch Count: 147W x 75h. (DMC alternates for Freedom is DMC930 & for Cucumber is DMC3051)
"Christ - King of Kings, Light of the World, Friend of Sinners, Lord of Lords, Shepherd, Redeemer, Counselor, the Way, the Truth, the Life, Mighty God, Messiah, Lamb, Teacher, Beloved, Hope, Ransom, Word, Savior." Model stitched on 32 Ct. Raw Natural Belfast linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads. Stitch Count: 238W x 390H.
Model stitched on 32ct. Cream Belfast Linen using Gentle Arts Sampler Threads. Pattern includes alternate color schemes (Gentle Arts Sampler Threads): blue/red (Midnight, Cranberry), green/purple (Baby Spinach, Sugarplum), greens (Grape Leaf, Evergreen), and burgundy/rose (Currant, Briar Rose). Stitch count: 199w x 147h
"God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can, and wisdom to know the difference, living one day at a time, enjoying one moment at a time, accepting hardships as the pathway to peace, taking, as He did, this sinful world as it is, not as I would have it, trusting that he will make all things right if I surrender to his will, that I may be reasonably happy in this life, and supremely happy with Him forever in the next." Model stitched on 30c t. Beige linen using Needlepoint Silks. Stitch count: 253w x 391h.
"In quietness and confidence shall be your strength - Isaiah 30:15". Models stitched on 32ct. Ivory Lugana. Scissor Block model stitched on 28ct. White Linen banding 3 1/4" wide with drawn thread border. Stitched with Threadworx (Grapes - 10241, Gone Blue - 1052, Spanish Olives - 1069, Sunset - 1105, Cherries - 1005 and Merlot - 1129). Sampler stitch count: 97w x 97h. Scissor Block stitch count: 33w x 33h per square. You will need appromiately 18" of the banding. Scissor fob/ornament stitch count: 47w x 47h. Biscornu stitch count: 47w x47h.
"The steadfast lover of the Lord never ceases. His mercies never end they are new every morning." Model stitched two over two on 28 Ct. Water Lily Jobelan using Classic Colorworks Belle Soie (or DMC floss 3781, 520, 221). Stitch Count: 92W x 92H. Design Size: 6 1/2" x 6 1/2"
"God grant me the ability to stitch the stash I have to have the stash I want and the time to stitch it all." Model stitched two over two on 32 Ct. Sand Belfast using Gentle Art Sampler Threads (or DMC floss 924, 3011, 3768, 902). Stitch Count: 139W x 107H. Design Size: 8 5/8" x 6 5/8"
"The Lord is my light and my salvation. Psalm 27:1." Model stitched over 2 threads on 28 Ct. Ivory Jobelan with Weeks Dye Works floss and shown with a button from Just Another Button Company. Stitch Count: 71W x 71H. Finished size: 5" x 5".
"Pins and needles, needles and pins. When one piece is finished, another begins." Model stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Queen Anne's Lace Jobelan with Classic Colorworks floss. Stitch Count: 99W x 99H. Finished size: 6" x 6".
"The grass withers and the flower fades but the word of our God endures forever." Model stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Country French Cafe Mocha linen with Weeks Dye Works floss. Stitch Count: 137W x 236H. Finished size: 8 1/2" x 14 3/4".
"Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound that saved a wretch like me. I once was lost, but now I'm found, was blind but now I see." Model stitched over 2 threads on 36 Ct. Navy Bean by Lakeside Linens with Weeks Dye Works floss. Stitch Count: 153W x 118H.
"Friends are the family we choose." Model stitched on 32 Ct. French Lace linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads. Stitch Count: 59W x 59H. The small ornament was stitched over one thread on 28 Ct. Antique White Jobelan with Gentle Art Sampler threads (Baby Spinach, Claret, Deep Sea, Hyacinth and Royal Purple).
"Early in the morning our song shall rise to Thee - Holy, Holy, Holy Lord God Almighty. Holy, holy, holy merciful and mighty God over all, and blest eternally." Model stitched on 32 Ct. Water Lily linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads (or DMC 316, 503, 3740, 500). Stitch Count: 141W x 109H.
"The Lord is near to all who call on him in truth. Guide me in your truth and teach me, for you are God my Savior. Whoever lives by the truth comes into the light. Jesus answered "I am the way and the truth and the life." Sanctify them by the truth. Truthful lips endure forever. I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are walking in the truth. Love rejoices wiht the Truth." Model stitched on 28 Ct. Cream Cashel linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads.
"Let the message of Christ dwell among you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom through psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit. Teach the way of God in accordance with the truth. Teach me your way, Lord, that I may rely on your faithfulness. Blessed is the one you discipline, Lord, the one you teach from your law. Teach me knowledge and good judgment". "Teach" model stitched on 28 count Cream Cashel Linen with Gentle Arts Sampler Threads. Stitch count is 126W x 126H.