Stumpwork Flamingo Kit
This kit is aimed at people with a good knowledge of embroidery as some of the techniques are a little more involved. Detailed step by step instructions take you through each stitch, starting and finishing your thread and how to apply the padding and work each wing, with a page on how to apply the wings. There are also additional hints and tips to help you with this project. Worked in a palette of hot pinks and golds and inspired by the tropical Caribbean this project is sure to brighten up your day and put a smile on your face, it sure did mine when I was working the sample. This embroidery kit comes in a beautiful presentation box making it the ideal gift for yourself or someone else. In addition, I also offer email support should you need it.
Each kit includes; Detailed instruction booklet, Calico, Linen with the design drawn on, x2 Gutxrmann’s machine thread, pink silk fabric, silk organza, yellow felt, No.1 Gilt Pearl purl, No.6 gilt passing, No.6 gilt bright check, beeswax, x3 DMC stranded cotton, x4 pieces of stumpwork wire, buttonhole thread, needles and paintbrush.
Finished size of the embroidery is 17 x 12cm.
You will also need; Embroidery scissors, 8″ ring frame, 6″ ring frame, glass headed pins, mellor (not compulsory but it does help), stiletto (again, not compulsory but it does help), watered down PVA glue.