Explore and recreate a historic piece
Look at the charming and delicate design of this amazing embroidery kit! The lovely pattern, based upon a flower and star design, is reminiscent of the mosaic ceiling in the Mausoleum of Galla Placidia in Ravenna, Italy. Wouldn’t you love to recreate it in your art?
Your tranquil piece of sunny Italy
What’s in the kit?
Made in the United States of America, the Placidia Floral embroidery kit contains traditional ground cloth imported from Greece, pattern, needle & DMC floss.
A piece of art you’ll enjoy completing
The Placidia Floral embroidery is easy and relaxing to work on: the finished size of your masterpiece will be 6,5 x 8,5 inches, worked over 77 x 100 sts.
Repeat after the craftsmen of antiquity
Looking for some inspiration to create an easy to complete yet stunningly beautiful embroidery pattern, we went through the finest examples of ancient art. That’s how we discovered the intricate decoration of the Mausoleum of Galla Placidia in Ravenna, Italy – now, you can bring its timeless design to your own artwork!
About Avlea Folk Embroidery
Avlea Folk Embroidery is a small business and online shop owned and operated by designer, Krista West, in Salem, Oregon. I travel regularly to Greece to be inspired by the vibrant colors and designs of historic Mediterranean textiles. I translate these designs into beautiful kits for the modern maker and my unique geometric and art-inspired designs appeal to a wide variety of crafters.
I am passionate about providing a crafting experience that is authentic, vibrant, and joyful. My vision is to bring ancient beauty to the modern world!