There are so many wonderful paintings by Matisse, it’s hard to pick one that is best for needlepoint. Of his still life canvases, Still Life with Geraniums makes wonderful us of color and invites any basic needlepoint stitch or embellish with decorative stitches if you feel so inclined. Measures 11″ x 14″ on 14, 16 or 18 mesh mono deluxe needlepoint canvas. We are partial to merino wool threads for this, and will be happy to select and add appropriate colors of tapestry wool, merino wool or silk threads to help complete. We are happy to suggest some possible stitch suggestions. Please indicate your mesh preference in the note section at checkout. If you do not provide a preference, we will send the more popular 14 mesh. Please contact us if you would like for us to add your choice of fibers.