Design by Pat Cherry and Peggy Tipton of Fern Ridge Collections
Skill Level: Confident Beginner Materials
• 10" x 10" piece 28- count flax linen
from Zweigart®* • One skein each Sullivans® USA or
DMC® six-strand embroidery floss* • Size 24 tapestry needle • Professionally framed* *See Where to Find It on page 110.
Cross stitch over two threads using one strand of floss. Work half cross stitch over one thread. Backstitch over two threads using one strand of floss unless instructed otherwise. Í
Work French knot where appears using two strands of floss and wrapping floss around needle twice.
Work queen stitch using one strand 45053/310.
Work long stitch using one strand of floss.
Work half Rhodes stitch using one strand 45053/310.
Finishing Materials & Instructions
googly eyes • Small tree branch • Coordinating trim • Coordinating ribbon for hanger • White craft glue
Refer to Flat-Ornament Finishing Instructions on page 107. Attach lengths of coordinating ribbon to upper corners for hangers.
Referring to photo, glue googly eyes to stitched piece. Tie ornament to tree branch using ribbon hangers.