I was a teacher before I was a mom. I still substitute teach when I'm not designing so I have a special place in my heart for teaching, children and learning. I believe that most teachers go into education to make a difference in the lives of children and to spark their learning. Make this cute easy stitchery for the special educator in your life. It is suitable for beginning or advanced stitchers. With this PDF pattern you will receive a color photo of the finished stitchery, a black and white pattern to trace, instructions and a floss list based on my stitched sample. You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader(get it for free on the internet) to use this file. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY You will need to know a basic backstitch. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS The finished size of this design is 8 1/2" x 7 1/2".