How to use Needlework in a sentence
While the boys are instructed in woodwork, needlework is taught to the girls, its introduction in 1889 having been the first recognition of practical instruction in any form.
Typically, prices are around $75 for Sophia Chen's needlework designs.
Sandra Flower Sandra Flower uses simple sewing skills that can be found in utilitarian and domestic needlework the world over.
Disapproval was to her what neuralgia and fancy needlework are to many other women.
Orders are taken for Church work, and almost every kind of fancy or plain needlework, painting or carving.Advertisement
Cross-stitch and other needlework have traditionally been extremely popular in Scandinavia.
Morris himself is credited with the resurrection of free-form embroidery in the style which would be termed art needlework.
The Old Post Office is also home to a unique collection of historic needlework samplers dating from the mid-17 th century.
Ladybug décor for nursery accessories can include appliquéd throws and pillows, framed needlework, and quilts hung on the wall.
In house decoration of all kinds - furniture, wall-papers and hangings (which he preferred to paper), carpet-weaving, and the painting of glass and tiles, needlework, tapestry - he formed a school which was dominated by his protest against commercialism and his assertion of the necessity for natural decoration and pure colour, produced by hand work and inspired by a passion for beauty irrespective of cheapness or quickness of manufacture (see Arts And Crafts).Advertisement
Some pillows feature elaborate needlework designs including tapestry, needlepoint, cross stitch, or embroidery.
Using only a few needlework skills such as knitting, crochet or sewing, beautiful handmade socks can be made especially for your baby.
Handicrafts -- Many seniors enjoy needlework activities like knitting,crocheting and sewing.
For example, a child may become involved with auto detailing, fly-tying, sewing, or needlework.
This needlework involves using ribbons, lace, and special trims to sew elaborate white dresses for babies.Advertisement
You can also purchase Vera Bradley bags at purse and handbag boutiques, specialty and fine needlework stores.
Arts and crafts activities such as finger painting, coloring, clay play and needlework allow children to explore their creative side.
Discounted Needlework has good prices on closeouts from manufacturers and stores.
For more information on designing your own needlework patterns, read Cross Stitch Design.
Alternatively, you may find that you have finished a needlework project that might look good as a pillow.Advertisement
Making a pillow out of a needlework design is relatively simple.
For inexperienced crafters, however, there can be some confusion about what needlepoint is and how exactly it differs from other needlework.
Discount Needlework has a large selection of needlepoint supplies.
Browsing needlepoint stores is a great way to get inspiration for your next project while finding all the supplies you need to create beautiful needlework crafts.
Many kits and cross stitch designs are available on the Internet and in needlework stores.Advertisement
Sophia needlepoint designs, which are typically beautiful paintings of Asian subjects, are sold at many needlework websites and in brick and mortar stores as well.
Painted Pony needlework designs are fairly traditional.
One option is 4-inch round canvases that could be applied to a fabric stocking after you have completed the needlework.
Pastimes for ladies included needlework, drying and pressing flowers, reading, keeping a diary or journal and music.
In Europe in the 17th century samplers provided instruction and practice for girls learning needlework.Advertisement
The Charles II embroidered needlework two door cabinet with finely colored panels of flowers, birds, animals and figures.
After working in a needlework shop for some time, she founded her own company, Painted Pony, in 1989.
Sarah shook her head and rolled her eyes as she continued her needlework.
The County Council also aids numerous separate schools of art, both general and special, such as the Royal School of Art Needlework and the School of Art Woodcarving; the City and Guilds Institute maintains similar establishments at some of its colleges, and art schools are also generally attached to the polytechnics.
A similar panel of needlework (the dossal) is suspended behind the altar.Advertisement
The School of Mechanic Arts and Trades (Escuela de Artes y Oficios) of Santiago has a high reputation for the practical character of its instruction, in which it is admirably seconded bya normal handicraft school (Sloyd system) and a night school of industrial drawing in the same city, and professional schools for girls in Santiago and Valparaiso, where the pupils are taught millinery, dress-making, knitting, embroidery and fancy needlework.
They are classified under the respective heads of porcelain and earthenware, tiles, arms and armour, textile fabrics, needlework and embroidery, metal-work, wood carving and mosaic-painting, manuscripts, enamel, jewelry and musical instruments.
She had been brought up in a narrow retirement, could speak no language but her own, had no looks, no accomplishments and no dowry, her only recommendations being her proficiency in needlework, and her meek and gentle temper.
An omophorion of the 11th or 12th century, with scenes from the Gospel in needlework, and a chalice of the 15th century with enamels, given by Cardinal Bessarion, the predecessor of Giuliano della Rovere as commendatory of the abbey, are among its treasures.
Superior hand-made carpets are also made, and Quito artisans show much skill in wood carvings and in gold and silver works; the women excel in fine needlework and lace-making.Advertisement
The Headmaster's wife taught needlework at Langford for thirty two years.
Eliza is much better today, she is able to do a little needlework.
Starting with an original 26, they were all round in shape and white with blue needlework that showed important proficiencies of the day in areas such as housekeeping and sewing.
Paint-by-number kits, latch-hook rug kits, needlework kits, woodworking kits, leather tooling kits, and many other handicraft kits are great gifts.
This magnifier is designed to attach to a lamp and is flexible enough to be adjusted and moved so that you can more easily view your needlework, knitting or any other activity for which your hands are in use.Advertisement