Just a quick little post for those of you who like to follow progress. My crewel bird continues to grow - in a way he's a bit of R & R away from the RSN module and college work.
After the tail feathers I moved up the body to his wing. I laid down a pale green horizontally and the did a trellis pattern in a slightly darker green ..........
|Trellis work over laid threads|
|Stem stitch outline|
|I made this!|
|Satin stitching an applique motif|
Oh and a question for you. Should I do my birdy's head in yellow or green? Can't quite seem to make my mind up