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I seem to have got a bit caught up with hand stitching. This is my stitching from Monday which I made up into a simple 16 inch cushion today, the green fabric is by Robert Kaufmann… … 106 more words

WIPW - hussif

I have done quite a lot on the hussif this week.  I beaded the lace

added a spider to the web and Fargo roses to the hand made lace, with a few flowers between the half-wheels. 146 more words


Personalized Hoody

This hoody was made for an 11 year old boy’s birthday. He loves to eat steamed rice and we found the perfect embroidery design just for him.


Rainbow Trout


Chain Stitch

Free form stitches

French knots and back stitches

What a fun project!!  Artists Karen LaDu and Joseph Macaya of Decorative Philosophy asked me to embellish one their pieces for an upcoming exhibit.  123 more words


Cayce Zavaglia’s - Recent Embroidered Portraits

Cayce Zavaglia, a St. Louis-based artist creates painterly like embroidery portraits using traditional fibre art tools. Zavaglia’s shows meticulous work and extreme attention to detail. 12 more words


Mist, spiders' webs and felt

I was walking along the fields at the back of the house again today. The mist had stayed all day, and the plants were cloaked with spiders webs. 103 more words

Amaya embroidery

I’ve fallen in love with amaya embroidery, and although I will always use hand embroidery within my work, the amaya can provide a beautiful base to work on top of!