Ruth Morehead~ Charming, whimsical portrayals of children and animals~ all just perfect to be picked up, hugged, and cherished. An artist of obvious reknown, Ruth’s wonderful and endearing design "Decorating the Tree" has been reproduced for the needleartist in this exemplary stitchery kit produced by Columbia Minerva. This rare, vintage circa 1983 design is going to be a delight to stitch~ The hats and scarfs on these kinder cuties appear to be knitted using special stitch techniques. Truly a coup for the Christmas stitchery collector~ and a wonderful way to add to your Christmas Holiday Crewel Collection without working another crewel stocking kit~ this is perfect to frame, or stuff as novelty pillow~ What an adorable little troupe of Christmas Tree decorators~ from squirrels and bunnies and bears, to a cheerful snowman and a group of loveable youngsters, this piece will be great as a gift for someone special, or as an addition to your own collection.
Size: 11"x 14"
Kit contains: Stamped design on 65% polyester/35% cotton fabric, stamped felt appliques for children’s faces, 100% cotton embroidery floss, 100% wool crewel yarn, metallic thread, sequins, needle, easy to follow instructions to complete design. Proudly made in the USA
Year/Condition:1983/Vintage New in barely shopworn packaging