christmas project

Bit of a slow start because it took me two days to get the drawing right. Based on one of the angels on horseback from the Steeple Aston cope, although there will be colour changes, and probably different wings.

Also slightly rough progress because I sliced the pad of my thumb open with a knife, which means that not only can I do a slat scrub to get the rough bits of my fingers, but I keep catching the silk on the wound.

But I need something to play with and I can’t fit my embroidery frame around the tree, so…

~ by opusanglicanum on December 24, 2017.

4 Responses to “christmas project”

  1. I also have this same design drawn up ready to work, but haven’t started it yet. I want to use underside couching for the background. Good luck with yours, and I hope the finger heals soon as there is nothing more annoying than forever catching your thread!

  2. Ouch! Heal soon!
    I understand about needing something to do. My frame gets kicked out of the living-room at Christmas too, and I’m scrabbling for things I can work in the hand!

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