During the past year, I’ve followed Sharon B.’s Take A Stitch Tuesday challenge. I’m running far behind, but here are a couple of the pieces I’ve worked on.

Sheep – drizzle stitch mixed with cast on stitch and french knots
face, legs – twisted satin
surround – Zig Zag Spanish Knotted stitch

Sampler –

A sampler using (mostly) TAST stitches

Rows (top to bottom):

1. running stitch, Algerian eye
2.Satin stitch
3.Couching, oyster stitch
4.Palestrina stitch, stem stitch
5.Running stitch
6.Woven wheels, couching
7.Satin stitch, couching with up-down buttonhole
8.Portuguese stem stitch, basque stitch, French knots, fly stitch

Short columns (left to right):

1.Crossed buttonhole
2.Butterfly chain, stem stitch
3.Wheatear, French knots, whipped running stitch
4.Half chevron
5.Detached chain, French knots, stem stitch
6.Sheath stitch, couching
7.Arrowhead stitch, stem stitch
8.Cretan stitch with lacing, back stitch
9.Buttonhole wheels, couching with up-down buttonhole
10. Barred chain stitch
11.Cable chain stitch, laced back stitch, French knots


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