Today I was able to get some concentrated stitching time in on the Tree project, and I thought I'd share the process here.
The goal for today was to embroider the words Friendship is a Sheltering Tree in the open space.
I am not the world's most competent free-hand artist, so I knew that I would have to use Word and find a font I liked.
I didn't want to risk writing directly on the fabric, so I traced the phrase onto cheesecloth and basted it into place on the hanging.
I think just Coleridge would be best, but I do get caught up in the what-ifs of designing...