More to explore:
Rice stitch, loose French knots, cross stitch and rhodes stitches on liberated canvas work.
GIANT cross stitch..cool. Will have to get my mother-in-law to try this out at her craft group!
Sweet Home Sweet Pillow - the purl bee ------------------- crochet and cross stitch
Here's a flower using Rhodes stitch hearts for the petals and oyster stitch for the leaves.
How to cross stitch on canvas!
Cross stitch Christmas tree
How to create an All You Need is Love cross stitch canvas.jpg
looks like crewel work I tried to do in the 1970's.
*** Stitches *** Auf embroidery.freeze... www.pinterest.com...
.Interesting use of stiches. Would be nice to see the whole piece to see where it is going.
Stitching // omg Julia this was the final push to inspire me to start embroidering, tooooooo. Going to the craft store tomorrow.
***I like the idea of using varied colors of thread when doing simple stitching!