Ellen was born in Germany and studied Graphic Art in Austria before emigrating to the Antipodes. Her work has appeared in numerous books and on a wide variety of houseware products. Ellen remains inspired by her European heritage and is passionate about mid-century children`s art. Egret is one of her spectacular Bright Birds. Measures 11″ x 14″ on 13,16 or 18 mesh mono deluxe needlepoint canvas. We are happy to select and add appropriate colors in cotton or silk threads to help complete. Please indicate your mesh preference in the note section at checkout. Will send 13 mesh if you do not provide a preference. Please contact us if you would like to have us add threads. Available in alternate sizes, including a rug size.