The details are simple but so effective!I dont know if you can see but the words are either hooked higher or they are embroidered on top . . . thus they are raised a bit. The bull rushes are also raised and fuzzie . . . .the ice is wonderful . .
a good example of the use of directional hooking to express a feeling. . .and there is that little chair to rest those sore ankles! Well done Peg!
This little piece is 14 '' X 14'' and was part of the calendar project for the Shelburne Vermont Green Mountains guild rug show in November 2009.