Goat Embroidery

This is proving to be a really fun goat! I hadn’t realized just how folksy he would be when I started or how colorful. When you have a blue goat, it stands to reason that he’s going to be kind of wild looking. Now he is finished, but there is more stitching to be done. The background needs lots of color and pattern to balance the heavy stitching on blue boy.DSCN0127 - CopyBefore I began the embroidery, I narrowed down my palette of floss, or so I thought. Now that I’m looking, I can see that I’ve got nearly the whole rainbow going on here. I love to see them all lined up.

DSCN0126There are so many pretty colors. I know that I won’t use all of them in the finished embroidery, but I like having choices.

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8 Responses to Goat Embroidery

  1. Mary says:

    He is gorgeous…my husband wants him for our house. 🙂

  2. nita says:

    Wow! That is one very cool goat. Love all the color and the stitches you chose!

  3. You’ve got a whole rainbow there, nearly – looking good!

  4. penhallowstreet.blogspot.com says:

    A wonderful blend of color and stitches–an illustration in itself!

  5. Queeniepatch says:

    Wow! What a lot of personality! I love the colouring and the expression on his face.

  6. Dee Dee Wilbert says:

    This really is beautiful, just delightful to my eyes!

  7. Jeannette says:

    A great looking stitched goat! Love the blue material you chose too.

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