by grobin 02 Aug 2015

Hello Cuties,

I stitched this Teacher subway design (two views) for my daughter who is an elementary school teacher. She plans to go to her classroom tomorrow, and decorate/arrange everything for the start of school in a couple of weeks. I will surprise her with this so she can hang it in her classroom.
Thanks for looking.


by loriziegler 04 Aug 2015

Wow this is sew awesome!!!

by brendalea 03 Aug 2015

Very nicely done. Thanks for sharing Happy Stitching Brenda Lea

by pldc 03 Aug 2015

nicely done. ~hugs~

by grobin 03 Aug 2015

Thanks to everyone for all the nice comments. I was excited to stitch it.
And yes she was very happy to receive it.

by sonjapotgieter 03 Aug 2015

Fantastic design and work

by lbrow 03 Aug 2015

Wonderful job. My bunch have already been back at school registering. Regular school hours start for them Thursday and the kids all start Mon. Been a short summer for them/Lillian

by pennyhal2 03 Aug 2015

Gosh, it must have taken a while for you to design this! I love how you used all the different colors and fonts. Well done!

by crafter2243 Moderator 03 Aug 2015

What a sweet surprise for your daughter. It will make her day. You did a great job.

by peafarm 03 Aug 2015

I just found out what Subway Art is. This is really nice.

by noah 03 Aug 2015

Awesome work hugs

by sewdeb 03 Aug 2015

What a wonderful gift. Your daughter is going to love it.

by NancyBT10 03 Aug 2015

Wow, it looks really nice stitched out! I too, made a subway art wall hanging for a first year teacher (she will teach 2nd grade) and this is one of the designs I found online and considered ;) Looking at yours makes me wish I had chosen it. Maybe a redo is in order! Your daughter is going to be so excited with this wonderful surprise handmade with love! Congratulations on your daughter being a teacher! Both my oldest son and daughter in love are high school teachers.

by jrob Moderator 03 Aug 2015

How wonderful you are to give her something to look at to remind her what a great teacher (daughter) she is!

by gwillmann 03 Aug 2015

This is beautiful. Thanks for sharing. mops' question below made me wonder the same thing so I looked it up and found the following website, interesting.

sewdeb by sewdeb 03 Aug 2015

Fascinating article- thanks for sharing it.

crafter2243 by crafter2243 03 Aug 2015

Learn something new every day.

grobin by grobin 03 Aug 2015

Thank you.
Very informative article.

mops by mops 04 Aug 2015

Thank you, yet was àn informative article on the subject.

by mops Moderator 03 Aug 2015

Your colours make it a perfect decoration. Can I show my ignorance and ask why designs for teachers always have apples in them?

jrob by jrob 03 Aug 2015

I have no idea where I heard this but I have always thought that apples represent the Tree of Knowledge in the Garden of Eden (incorrect fact that it is) and therefore teachers were the givers of knowledge = apple. My mother being a teacher for over 40 years is probably where it came from?

mops by mops 04 Aug 2015

Thank you. I noticed that as one of the possibilities mentioned in the article to which gwillman provided the link. Sounds nicer than dating back to a tradition of potatoes and other goods given as part of a teacher's wages.

by lidiad 03 Aug 2015

Well done!
Hugs, Lidia

by 02kar Moderator 03 Aug 2015

I think this is the best gift for a teacher. Kudos to you for giving her this lovely saying.

by mechille 03 Aug 2015

How cute. I'm sure she will love it. Keep up the good work.

by RockyB 03 Aug 2015

That is lovely, I'm sure she will display it with pride!

by sandralane 03 Aug 2015

I am sure your daughter will be very proud to hang this in her room. Sewn beautifully.

by Leaha 02 Aug 2015

How appropriate for a teacher, this ought to make her feel wonderful every time she gazes at it. Nice job

by tlp22 02 Aug 2015

That's so perfect. I had 2 sisters that were teachers. This will definitely make a smile.

by graceandham 02 Aug 2015

something to treasure during a bad day!

by highlandermom 02 Aug 2015

Very nice

by katydid 02 Aug 2015

Love it! Kay