This first reproduction sampler, from a New Canadian designer Lianne, was released this past weekend - just in time for the 200th anniversary of her original completion in August 1818.
The pattern is printed in a large format over 4 pages. Chart also includes a single page colour version of it in the booklet as well.
Stitch count is 160 W x 206 H. Finished design area will measure 11.5" W x 14.7" H when stitched on 28 count linen as suggested.
Model was stitched on 30 count French Vanilla hand dyed linen from R & R Reproductions which is no longer available. We suggest 28 count French Vanilla as a suitable alternative with a similar look and finish.
Design was stitched with hand dyed thread from Gentle Art, Weeks Dye Works and Classic Colorworks.
Threads required include:
Classic Colorworks ~ Fresh Brew, Polliwog
The Gentle Art ~ 1 skein of Caramel Corn, Pebble, Terra Cotta, Tin Bucket; 2 skeins of Apple Cider, Black Licorice, Piney Woods
Weeks Dye Works ~ 1 skein of Chestnut, Merlot, Oscar, Pink Sand; 2 skeins of Red Rocks
Please check the boxes above to have these items added to your order.
Mary Ann Raywood 1818 ~ Above the Sky from 1897 Schoolhouse Samplers