Thursday, November 20, 2008

Cross Stitch Quiz

1. The cross stitch instructions say you will get an 11x14 picture if you use 14 count cloth. You want 11x14 but want a smaller stitch. Which count gives you the same size as a 14 count picture?
28 count (over 2)
1.4 count
7 count
21 count (over 2)
2. Which is NOT a floss brand?
J & P Coats
DMC
Smiths
Anchor
3. What is the color description for DMC’s No. 666?
Bright Red
Christmas Red
Black
666 is not a valid DMC number
4. What stitch are you most likely doing if you are shading?
3/4 stitch
1/4 stitch
cross stitch
1/2 stitch
5. Which stitch listed is not a valid stitch?
Longstitch
Stretch Stitch
Lazy Daisy
Seedstitch
6. In every how-to book for cross stitch, how do they say to end a floss thread?
Leave enough length loose so it doesn’t come undone
Knot it
Run the thread under several stitches before cutting remainder off
Fabric glue
7. Embellished cross stitch is where you must fill in every square of the fabric
True
False
8. If you want to cross stitch a design onto a sweatshirt, what type of cross stitch fabric must you use?
Linen
No fabric needed, just stitch the design directly onto the sweatshirt.
Shirt Canvas
Waste Canvas
9. When framing a cross stitch picture, what is needed that is not needed when framing any standard photo picture?
Frame
Non-glare glass
Backing
Stretching
10. How many strands are in standard embroidery floss?
6
4
1
8

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