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For the Family

Rob’s patents are in Finland for the summer and we miss them after only a couple of weeks. We also miss his relatives who live there – some of whom I have met and some who I know via family photos and Facebook friendships. 60 more words

Family And Friends

Ghost Images with Pat Archibald

On Friday I went to a workshop with Edinburgh textile artist Pat Archibald. The workshop was focused on creating a ghost image by layering net. 76 more words


Monday's Experimental Machine Embroidery I

The Monday morning machine embroidery class have been working with a heat gun, twisting, layering and melting the fabrics to create interesting textures to stitch into.   25 more words

Cherry Windmill Designs

Children's Machine Embroidery II

This week the girls started ‘painting’ with the sewing machine.

As you can see some interesting and quite different pictures have been chosen.

First the pictures were drawn onto fabric, then set up in an embroidery hoop and finally the freestyle stitching began on the sewing machine.   23 more words

Cherry Windmill Designs