Fox and Rabbit Designs – Amelia Jane Shanks

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An Australian Sampler

Elizabeth was one of 11 children born to David and Anne Broadhead. She was born on 27th of September 1822 in Kirkburton via Huddersfield in Yorkshire England. Elizabeth spent the first 18 years of her life living in and around Yorkshire. In 1842, Elizabeth,
who’s occupation was listed as Farm Servant, boarded the ship “William Sharples”, with her parents and siblings for their journey to start a new life in Australia.



Fabric: Model was stitched on 40 Count White Clay linen from Fox and Rabbit

Stitch Count: 287w X 347h Stitches

Weeks Dye Works – 1236 Mocha (DMC 840)
Weeks Dye Works – 1239 Flatfish (DMC 646)
Weeks Dye Works – 1269 Chestnut (DMC 801)
Weeks Dye Works – 2253 Sanguine (DMC 758)
Weeks Dye Works – 3960 Teal Frost (DMC 502)
Weeks Dye Works – 2107a Blue Suede (DMC 3842)
Classic Colorworks – CCT-004 Black Coffee (DMC 310)
Classic Colorworks – CCT-041 Sunkissed (DMC 951)
Classic Colorworks – CCT-068 Frosted Sage (DMC 747)
Classic Colorworks – CCT-215 Old Money (DMC 927)
Classic Colorworks – CCT-221 Pebble Beach (DMC 3782)
Classic Colorworks – CCT-261 Baking Tin (DMC 648)
Classic Colorworks – CCT-165 Erin Go Emerald (DMC 500)