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"Godspeed" Cross Stitch Pattern - Another romantic medieval scene based on Frederic Leighton's art. Design is 300 stitches wide by 419 stitches tall.

"Godspeed" Cross Stitch Pattern

"Godspeed" Cross Stitch Pattern - Another romantic medieval scene based on Frederic Leighton's art. Design is 300 stitches wide by 419 stitches tall.

"Flora" 1890 by Waterhouse (1849-1917). Oil on canvas (73x33cm). American Private Collection. Flora was one of a small number of paintings inspired by a trip made to the island of Capri. A  maiden is arranging irises and narcissi as offerings to the Roman goddess (bronze statue) who personified the coming of spring. The 'Florifertum' festival began in Rome in 238 B.C. but fell out of favour in 173 B.C. The connection between girls and flowers was to become the predominant theme of the…

"Flora" 1890 by Waterhouse (1849-1917). Oil on canvas (73x33cm). American Private Collection. Flora was one of a small number of paintings inspired by a trip made to the island of Capri. A maiden is arranging irises and narcissi as offerings to the Roman goddess (bronze statue) who personified the coming of spring. The 'Florifertum' festival began in Rome in 238 B.C. but fell out of favour in 173 B.C. The connection between girls and flowers was to become the predominant theme of the…

Destiny - John William Waterhouse, c.1900, 048/107.  So funny I found this on Pintrest and Its called Destiny. My kids used to call this "Mommy" It always hangs over the nearest wall overlooking the water in my home...

Destiny - John William Waterhouse, c.1900, 048/107. So funny I found this on Pintrest and Its called Destiny. My kids used to call this "Mommy" It always hangs over the nearest wall overlooking the water in my home...

Persephone by Dante Gabriel Rossetti - (Greek mythology) daughter of Zeus and Demeter; made queen of the underworld by Pluto in ancient mythology; identified with Roman Proserpina

Persephone by Dante Gabriel Rossetti - (Greek mythology) daughter of Zeus and Demeter; made queen of the underworld by Pluto in ancient mythology; identified with Roman Proserpina