From the earliest times, man has sought to make pictures either to make a memorial or to decorate his home. With an embroidered cross stitch, you can do just that, even though you may not be born with artistic ability. It is a pleasure to see the embroidered image slowly appear as you sew. Many uses embroidery to relax and unwind down. When the embroidery is done, you can hang it on the wall and think about the image you have created yourself.