"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)
"This is the day that the Lord has made let us rejoice and be glad in it." Model stitched two over two on 32 Ct. Country French Cafe Mocha linen using Weeks Dye Works (or DMC floss 830, 640, 898, 934, 3031, 934, 3021, 29, 936, 28, 3750, 930). Stitch Count: 137W x 236H. Design Size: 9" x 15"
"O beautiful for spacious skies, for amber waves of grain. America, America God shed his grace on thee. For purple mountain majesties above the fruited plain." Model stitched on 32 Ct. Platinum Lugana with Weeks Dye Works floss. stitch Count: 115x147
"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)
"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.
"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".
"Peace - I leave with you. My peace I give to you. Let not your heart be troubled, nor let it be afraid." Model stitched on 32 Ct. Country French Latte linen with Weeks Dye Works floss. Stitch Count: 137x236.
"I'm a stitcher and I hoard. Can't even close the closet door. Under the bed, in the drawers, taking over all the floors. Fabric, buttons, scissors too. Pins and needles, less won't do. Charts & threads, here & there, it's overflowing everywhere. I should stop, I really should but do not think I ever could. I'll stitch it all before I die. It may kill me, but I'll try. I'm a stitcher - and I hoard. To stitch an X is my big reward." Model stitched on 28 Ct. Star Sapphire Jobelan with Weeks Dye Works floss. Stitch Count: 127W x 183H.
"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".
"As they did eat, Jesus took the bread and the when he had blessed it, he broke it, and gave it to the disciples, and said 'Take, eat. This is my body.' Also he took the cup, and when he had given thanks he gave it to them, saying 'Drink ye all of it, for this is my blood of the covenant that is shed for many. For the forgiveness of sins' Matthew 26:26-28"
Model stitched two over two 32 Ct. Country French Golden Needle using Weeks Dye Works (or DMC floss 3032, 869, 840, 433, 934, 3858, 3371, 3031). Stitch Count: 191W x 170H. Design Size: 12" x 11"
"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".
"For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future." Jeremiah 29:11. Model stitched over 2 threads on 28 Ct. Ivory Jobelan with Weeks Dye Works floss. Stitch Count: 92W x 92H.
"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.
"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.
"The Lord bless you and keep you. The Lord make His face to shine upon you and be gracious to you. The Lord lift up His countenance upon you and give you peace - Numbers 6:24-26. Model stitched on 32 count Raw Natural Belfast linen with Gentle Arts Sampler Threads. The stitch count is 100W x 123H.
"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"
"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"
"Cast all your cares upon the Lord and He will sustain you. Psalm 55:22" 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: 96W x 64H. Finished size: 4"x 6"
"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".
"There's nothing to fear but fear itself..and spiders!" Model stitched over 2 threads on 28 Ct. Queen Anne's Lace Jobelan with Weeks Dye Works floss. Stitch Count: 68W x 68H. Shown with a button from Just Another Button Company
"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.
"I will cling to the old rugged cross and exchange it one day for a crown. On a hill far away stood an old rugged cross, the emblem of suff'ring and shame. and I love that old cross where the dearest and best - for a world of lost sinners was slain." Model stitched on 32 Ct. Country French Cafe Mocha linen with Weeks Dye Works floss (or DMC 3032, 3031, 3721, 3363). Stitch Count: 173W x 150H.
"Kids leave handprints on our hearts, and mud, socks, paint, dishes, shoes, laundry, toys, love, hugs, laughter & joy everywhere else." Model stitched on 32 Ct. Antique White Jobelan with Weeks Dye Works floss. Stitch Count: 63W x 165H.