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I've often taught the art of embroidery over the years, but when a young friend wanted to learn, I knew I'd need something special. She loves rainbows, and they are well suited to several different line stitches. When another friend with a similar story wanted to learn, we decided to clean up this sampler and share it with the world.

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The band sampler is progressing quickly, and we're starting to get into some interesting stitch variations based on chain and buttonhole stitches.

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A look at some of the behind-the-scenes design work and a bit of the stitching of our rainbow band sampler.

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The pansies are complete! The final steps of the embroidery as well as the finished article (and a little surprise).

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Progress is slow on a big piece of stumpwork embroidery, and there are several unique problems to work through or avoid. Stitching without knots and with both sides of the work pristine makes for slow, careful going.

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