Honnor Harrison stitched her beautiful cinnamon house sampler in 1835 with beautiful blooms and birds all around. This may have been her first sampler as she included the verse, "Jesus permit thy gracious name to stand/at the first effort of an infant's hand..." This verse was a popular one of the time period.
Nashville 2019 Release. It was stitched on 36 ct Lakeside Vintage Lentil with Needlepoint Inc silk, with a full DMC conversion.
Stitch count 276 x 275
There's lots going on with this sampler - Adam & Eve, a shepherd and shepherdess...
What drew the designer to this sampler at first was the lovely bold rose border. Then, she learned it...