Carolyn Mitchell Designs

CANVASWORK DREAMS

The  DREAM SERIES is a variety of stitches and fibres worked in Canvaswork.

Due to the size of these designs they are ideal for pillows and they can all be worked in your own

colour choices and fibres that are compatible to the size recommended.



AUTUMN FOLIAGE

248 by 248 mesh

13.75" by 13.75" stitched on #18 count mesh


This brightly coloured autumn design represents the autumn leaves dancing across the lawns.



It is worked in numerous colours and fibers.  There is a supply

 list included, but you are welcome to raid your stash.  The

sparkle of metallic represents the sunlight on those warm 

autumn days.



This pattern uses over fifty stitches plus a few Blackwork 

designs offering a delicate look to the leaves.  All stitch diagrams 
are included.

Proficiency:  Intermediate to Advanced

Suggested Retail Price: $50.00




ELUSIVE DREAMS


248 by 248 mesh

13.75" by 13.75" stitched on #18 count mesh


A mate for Tranquil Dreams, this design features many of Jean Hilton's

 signature stitches such as Walneto, Double Fan Doubled, Amadeus Dagger,

 and Jessica. Plus a few of my favourites like Four-way Queen Stitch,

Trellis work, Layered Waffles, Eyelets, and much more.


This design is worked on French Blue #18 Mono canvas. Stitch with a variety of fibres including:silk, Impressions, metallic and Neon Rays.





DIAMOND DREAMS

256 by 256 mesh


14.25" by 14.25" on # 18 Mono Canvas


Stitch this bold canvaswork design featuring a

Florentine border and a large variety of canvas

stitches and combination stitches worked in the

diamond formations.


Threads include #5 Perle Cotton, Floss,

Soie Cristale, Watercolours, Impressions
with #8,

#12 and #16 Braid for sparkle.


Proficiency:  Intermediate to Advanced

Suggested Retail Price: $42.00

 

TRANQUIL DREAMS



Worked on #18 canvas this design is 248 by

248 Stitches or 13.75" by 13.75".  It features

a large variety of stitches and uses

Watercolours, Treasure Chest, #5 Perle

Cotton and floss. It keeps you challenged

and interested!


Proficiency:  Intermediate to Advanced

Suggested Retail Price: $40.00


PARALLEL DREAMS



Worked on #18 canvas, this design is 288 by 288 stitches or 16"

 by 16". It features a large variety of stitches using two skeins of 

Watercolours, and #5 Perle Cotton. There are one colour family of

 seven values shown in browns, one colour family of 5 values

shown in Blues, and one accent thread in Green.

Clear charts and instructions; leaves you

wanting more!

Proficiency:  Intermediate to Advanced

Suggested Retail Price: $42.00


This is the design featured in the header on this page.



FLORENTINE DREAMS
 


Thirteen beautiful Florentine designs create

this stunning piece worked on #18 count

canvas. It is 256 by 296 mesh or 14.25" by

16.50". It features a simple border of Cross

Stitch and Waffles. I used a large variety of

fibres which I include in the listing but have

written the listing for #5 Perle Cotton as well.

You are encouraged to work it in your own

colour choices. This is just FUN, FUN, FUN!!


This design is monted on a footstool.

Proficiency:  Beginner to Advanced

Suggested Retail Price: $32.00



IN MY WILDEST DREAMS

 
Worked on #18 canvas, this design is 244 by 244 mesh or 13.75" by 

13.75".  It features a large variety of stitches using your own

thread collections.  It includes clear charts and instructions.

Have fun creating using your stash of threads and colours that you

love!

Proficiency: Advanced

Suggested Retail Price: $44.00