Sunday, September 18, 2011

Lady in Thread's Original Design for a Halloween Sampler (Quaker-Inspired, 2011)

This is NOT a Computer Generated Design. (All my designs are carefully hand-charted)

To Attention Of Antique Sampler and Primitive Art Admirers

“The Antique Motives Halloween Sampler”

(Quaker antique samplers inspired)

To all the lovers of samplers and primitive art collectors!

This stunning design would be an eye catching masterpiece on your wall!

Stitch count: 125 W x 101 H .

Approximate stitched size (aida/linen): 11/22 count: 11.4" x 9.2"
14/28 count: 8.9" x 7.2"
16/32 count: 7.8" x 6.3"
18/36 count: 6.9" x 5.6"

Fabric: All kinds of tan ore cream even weave or open weave fabric, such as aida cloth or linen, can be used.

Floss: 10 DMC colors.

Stitches: Made in full cross stitches, some back stitches added.

You will receive:

A color picture,

DMC floss list in numerical order,

Easy-to-follow black and white pattern pages.

(material, thread, and frame not included)

Read carefully:

All of my designs are done by me and are inspired by past centuries' primitive paintings, antique samplers, Pennsylvania Dutch Fraktur, and other kinds of olde time primitive arts that I, personally, like so much. These are not computer-generated cross stitch images and are strictly based on my own research of various historical folk art.

By purchasing this cross stitch pattern, you agree to use it for personal use only; no re-selling of any or all of the contents is permitted.

Some of the images were found in the public domain, listed as "antique" or "artist unknown". If anyone can prove copyright ownership of any images displayed, please email me and I will happily remove the item.

Your feedback and any commentaries are very welcome.

Here's my feedback: this is lovely.

You can find her on Ebay under that seller name.

I'm sure she has many more equally view-worthy creations.

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