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This exciting design is a detail from “The Flight of Icarus”, a Scottish Arts and Crafts embroidery in Phillipa’s own Crewel Work collection. The full design, which is an adaptation of the traditional “Tree of Life”, is a reflection of the new styles that prevailed at the end of the 19th Century. You can see the full design on a silk scarf in our gifts section. As you embroider the stylised sun and bird in mid-flight, you will perfect your technique in two core Crewel Work stitches - Crewel Stem and Long and Short as ‘soft shading’. You will work these stitches to create a raised and painterly impression with create a 3D effect.
Linen size 16 1/2 x 17 1/2”
Design size 9 1/2 x 10 ½”
Crewel Stem, Long and Short as ‘soft shading’, Satin Stitch
'Jacobean' Linen Twill is produced exclusively for The Crewel Work Company from flax grown on...
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Lady Anne Clifford grew up in Knowle House near London and later moved to Appleby...