Adam & Eve
COUNTED CROSS STITCH CHART BY BARBARA ANA DESIGNS
This is a lovely modern interpretation in cross stitch of the classic Adam and Eve sampler. It features a short verse that was popular in New England samplers in the late 18th century:
"Adam and Eve while innocent in paradise where placed.
But soon the serpent by his viles the happy pair displaced"
The text is stitched over one thread.
Number of stitches: 96 x 104 (wide x high)
Stitches: Cross stitch (no fractional stitches), Backstitch,
Chart: Black and White AND Color
Threads: DMC Embroidery floss, DMC Color Variations
Number of colors: 19
Themes: Adam, Eve, paradise, serpent, sampler, verse, bible