Shingle Beach

Project Description

What was your source for this embroidery project? Online Photo or Website Name of website or photo Shingle Beach Link to website or photo What are you most proud of? I love the birds, they look very effective from a distance. Also the 3D effect of the beach disappearing into the distance What advice would you give someone starting this project? Follow the guide religiously in terms of the order in which to embroider, but then play with the stitches and enjoy the freedom to create.

What you will need

  • Printed pattern from Rowandean Mixture of wool
  • material and embroidery silks

Q&A with NellyJane

Pam Sews asked:
I'm SO happy to see someone creating with HAND embroidery! And it is a lovely work, too - so your husband must be happy a well. It really is a stand-out project. Thanks for sharing!
NellyJane answered:
I love hand embroidery. I have recently started playing around with my own designs. I'll try to put a picture up soon. Do you have any embroidery on the Craftsy page?
patz in suffolk asked:
It's beautiful - I love seasidey things too, and this is gorgeous. Well done!
NellyJane answered:
Thank you Pat. I really enjoyed doing it and I now have it hanging in our living room.