needlecraft and embroidery she had learned from his wife; and she was an accomplished needlewoman.
The worker of samplers and those advanced in the higher arts of needlecraft had also their little work necessaries.
Certainly it is one of the quaintest and most primitive attempts of working pictures by needlecraft.
Queen Elizabeth cannot, however, be said to have been in any way a patroness of the art of needlecraft.
Among the many treasures of this exquisite period of needlecraft are the well-known Stuart caskets.