History, Mystery, Friend or Foe? Step back into history and the era of the reign of Elizabeth Tudor. With a mixture of historical figures and fictional characters, a story of lust, passion, political ambition, betrayal, and murder will unfold through the symbolism of needlework motifs. Glimpse a new twist in the tragic affair between Elizabeth Tudor and Robin Dudley within the context of the events and attitudes of the time. Delve into new methods and materials to create a unique sampler of historical representation exhibiting ornate Tudor era motifs and stitches. The embroidery will combine various stitching techniques and a variety of fibers and materials promising to be as rich as the time period itself.
Finished Size: 7 1/2" x 12 1/2"
The kit includes 32 count linen, Amy's hand dyed silk thread,needle and complete stitching instructions.
Stitches Used: Montenegrin, Reversible Cross, Cross Stitch, Double Running, Satin, Couching, Detached Buttonhole, Free Detached Buttonhole, Chain, Tent, Long Arm Cross, Parisian, Backstitch, French Knots, Buttonhole Wheel, Spider Web, Four Sided, Trellis Spiral, and Bullion.