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FolkCostume: White, Black and Red Embroidery of Chernyhiw Province and East Polissia, Ukraine

Hello all, Today I want to talk about a type of embroidery typical of North Central Ukraine, in Eastern Polissia, basically the northern.

'The Art of English Blackwork' sampler by Jane D. Zimmerman represents the development of the technique. Each sample band is adapted from an existing 16th / 17th portrait or extant embroidery piece. Represented are Catherine of Aragon, Henery VIII, Ann Boleyn, Jane Seymore, Mary I & Elizabeth I.

'The Art of English Blackwork' sampler by Jane D. Zimmerman represents the development of the technique. Each sample band is adapted from an existing / portrait or extant embroidery piece.