9043 The Flock: Blue Polka Dot Bird
Presenting our newest series: The Flock. A progression of twelve charts, each containing a segment of the framed piece Faith, plus coordinating stitched and formed Flock Assemblages. One chart releases each month.
Faith is stitched over two on Weeks Dye Works 30 count Red Pear linen using Crescent Colours, The Gentle Art and Weeks Dye Works floss and
embellished with hand-dyed accoutrements. When completed, we will place it in a frame from East Side Mouldings.
Each Flock Assemblage is stitched on Mill Hill/Wichelt 14 count Antique BrownPerforated Paper. Complete finishing instructions are included in the chart.
Faith is the bird that feels the light when dawn is still dark
by Rabindranath Tagore, a Bengali who became the first non-European Nobel laureate by earning the
1913 Prize in Literature.
WDW L30 1332 - Red Pear
For the series:
design count: 240 x 124
design size: 16-1/4" x 8-1/4"
cut size: 22-1/4" x 14-1/4"
Floss for series:
one skein each unless noted
Snips and Snails
The Gentle Art
Antique Lace 7091
Deep Forest 7070
Weeks Dye Works
Citronella 2210 (2 skeins)
Lucky 4111 (2 skeins)
Morris Blue 2109
Sophie's Pink 1138
SamSarah Design Studio
East Side Mouldings
OLK-WT 18" x 10"
Antique Brown Perforated Paper:
design size: 3"x 2-7/8"
cut size at least 4" x 4"
the same color will be used for all
Floss for this piece only:
Snips & Snails
Card stock, 19 guage dark annealed wire, PVA glue, small flat artist's brush,
exacto knife, pliers, wire cutters
Detailed supply list and complete instructions, plus "how-to" make the "roost" included in chart.