Dresden Blütenknospe

Students are invited to enjoy learning the techniques associated with Dresden Lace whitework.  This small flower bud design with a Jacobean influence has been embellished with pulled thread and surface embroidery techniques that were typically found in this form of embroidery that originated from Saxony in the mid 1700s. Techniques taught will include satin stitch, whipped chain stitch, stem stitch four sided stitch, and various damask and combination stitch patterns. The background is a  white shadow work linen from Legacy Linens and threads used are DMC cotton.

 Design size:  4 ½ by 6 ½ inches