Silk and Metal Classes
Tulips and Butterfly
A canvas filled with a colorful butterfly, fantastical tulips, arabesques points with backgrounds of darning and canvas work patterns create a wonderful sampler of patterns and stitches.
Stitches include needle painting, satin, slanting gobelin, outline/stem, basketweave, darning patterns, a Bargello pattern and couching.
Threads include soie perleé, soie d’ Paris, #5 Japan metal, silver, braids, gold, silver and opalescent , silk gimp, pearl purl, silk couching thread, and a cotton floss with blending filament. Size #15 beads will form the eye in the butterfly's top wings. Kit also contains congress cloth, and an illustrated notebook and assorted needles.
Proficiency level: Intermediate
Time: 2 days (12 hours)
Kit cost: $85.00
Design area: 5.5 inches W X 7 inches H
Overall: 9 inches W X 11 inches H