The embroidery design measures 10cm x 3cm (4" x 5") Toadstools & Brambles is a good project if you are comfortable with general embroidery stitches and are new to, or have a little experience with Raised Embroidery.
A friendly spider hangs happily suspended from her web in this little panel depicting a forest floor of cheerful red toadstools and plump, juicy blackberries.
Toadstools & Brambles is embroidered with stranded silk threads using mostly common embroidery stitches onto a ground of natural linen-cotton fabric. Glass beads and the silvery spider web add a tiny bit of sparkle.
The design is created using a number of basic raised embroidery techniques to create the dimensional effects. The raised toadstool, blackberries and stems are created by a variety of padding techniques, and the detached leaves have wire edges. The detailed instructions and diagrams will help guide you step by step through the project.
IN THIS KIT YOU WILL FIND: Instructions with detailed step by step instructions and diagrams, full size patterns and templates for the detached elements; preprinted cotton/linen fabric; quilters muslin backing fabric; wool felt; beading wire; threads; beads; needles;