paisleys...idea for journaling
Love this as a DIY project but with "I love you a bushel and a peck/ a hug around the neck/ a barrel and a heap/ and I'm talking in my sleep about you"
Free embroidery patterns
Although these are designs for redwork embroidery; I can't see why these Russian dolls couldn't be used for creating a painting (on canvas, wood or paper), of singles or multiples, in traditional colours, then frame and hang the end result!
Redwork Snowman Hand Embroidery Tea Towel Kit