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Her Story: Cross Stitch Portraits of Women Who Changed the World

Frida Kahlo, Amelia Earhart, Marie Curie, Susan B. Anthony, Virginia Woolf. These are some of the women that we will encounter in our cross stitching journey. Let’s Get to know their stories, what made them courageous and seemingly fearless. With Aida cloth in hand, we will discover the simple, yet beautiful art of using this one basic stitch from the embroidery world to create portraits of women that changed the world. If you ever wanted to learn how to cross-stitch, join us for a session of patterns and incredible heroines.  Materials to be purchased:

FABRIC: This cloth comes with a pack of embroidery needles. Aida Cloth  $19.99 https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B08B4THPZB/ref=ox_sc_act_title_2?smid=A2Z7WZ6VCHCCXF&psc=1

FLOSS: Embroidery Floss  $23.99https://www.amazon.com/Embroidery-Friendship-Bracelet-Organizer-Bracelets/dp/B07XBQHMD6/ref=sr_1_37?crid=83V5PJ2UJ58F&dchild=1&keywords=floss+embroidery+thread&qid=1596779458&sprefix=floss+embroidery%2Caps%2C261&sr=8-37

HOOP: All you need now is an emboidery hoop. I recommend one that is about 8 inches.  $5https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0046INRB6/ref=twister_B07BZQQMMT?_encoding=UTF8&th=1

Fabulous Women in History.   ETSY PATTERN.  $19.99   This file is pretty big it will be the only pattern you will need for the entire year.  There are 24 women, we will work on 12.  When your kids finish this, they will be really proud to have accomplished such work!  they can even sew it into a blanket or quilt and have it as a bedspread! That would be rad!https://www.etsy.com/listing/629806145/fabulous-women-in-history-pdf-cross?ref=yr_purchases

Teacher: Martha Zittel

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