Kick Back & Stitch
designs by Terry Gifford

Star Gazing

Star Gazing: Aldebaran

 

Star Gazing: Aldebaran

Stitched on 18-count Black canvas using Kreinik #8 and #12 Braid and 1/16" Metallic Ribbon, Rainbow Gallery Neon Rays, Mill Hill seed beads, and DMC perle 5

Design Size: 3 3/8" x 3 3/8"       58 x 58 stitches

 

Star Gazing: Betelgeuse

 

Star Gazing: Betelgeuse

Stitched on 18-count French Blue canvas using Kreinik #12 and #16 Braid, Rainbow Gallery Flair and Neon Rays, Needle Necessities Spring II and Opalescence, Danish Flower Thread, Mill Hill Glass Treasures, DMC Metallic Thread, and DMC floss

Design Size: 8 1/8" x 8 1/8"       146 x 146 stitches

 

Star Gazing: Nova

 

Star Gazing: Nova

Design Size: 3 3/8" x 3 3/8"
58 x 58 stitches

Stitched on 18-count Black canvas using Kreinik #8 Braid and 1/16" Metallic Ribbon, and DMC perle 5

 

Star Gazing: Orion

 

Star Gazing: Orion

Stitched on 18-count Black canvas using Kreinik #12 Braid and 1/16" Metallic Ribbon, and DMC perle 5

Design Size: 3 5/8" x 3 5/8"       64 x 64 stitches

 

Star Gazing: Polaris

 

Star Gazing: Polaris

Stitched on 18-count Black canvas using Kreinik #8 and #16 Braid, Rainbow Gallery Neon Rays and Fyre Werks, DMC Metallic Thread, and DMC perle 5

Design Size: 3 3/8" x 3 3/8"       58 x 58 stitches

 

Star Gazing: Protostar

 

Star Gazing: Protostar

Design Size: 3 1/2"h x 3 3/8"w
62 x 58 stitches

Stitched on 18-count Black canvas using Kreinik #8 Braid and DMC perle 5

 

Star Gazing: Vega

 

Star Gazing: Vega

Stitched on 18-count Black canvas using Kreinik #4 and 12 Braid, Mill Hill seed beads, and DMC perle 5

Design Size: 3 7/8" x 3 7/8"       68 x 68 stitches

 

Star Gazing: Castor  Star Gazing: Pollux
Castor                                          Pollux

     

Star Gazing:
Castor & Pollux

Design Size: 2 7/8" x 2 7/8"
50 x 50 stitches

 

Stitched on 18-count Black canvas using Kreinik #4, #8, #12, #16 and #32 Braid, 3 mm gold bead, and DMC perle 5

 

Star Gazing: Canopus  Star Gazing: Deneb
Canopus                                       Deneb

     

Star Gazing:
Canopus & Deneb

Design Size: 2 7/8"h x 2 7/8"w
50 x 50 stitches

 

Stitched on 18-count Wedgewood Blue canvas using Kreinik #4, #12 and #16 Braid, Caron Collection Watercolours, and Mill Hill Bugle Beads

 

Star Gazing: Phobos (front cover)  Star Gazing: Deimos
Phobos                                       Deimos

     

Star Gazing:
Phobos & Deimos

Design Size: 2 1/2"h x 2 5/8"w
43 x 47 stitches

See the other Phobos image

Stitched on 18-count Colonial Blue canvas using Kreinik #8 and #12 Braid and Caron Collection Watercolours

 

Star Gazing: SiriusSirius

LeoStar Gazing: Leo

 

Star Gazing: Sirius & Leo

Stitched on 18-count Black canvas using Kreinik #4 and #8 Braid, Rainbow Gallery Cresta d'Oro, Tiara and Gold Rush 14, and DMC perle 5

Design Size: 2 3/4" x 2 3/4"       48 x 48 stitches

© 2003-2004 Terry Gifford, Kick Back & Stitch
Custom House of Needle Arts - Glastonbury, CT 06033