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Upcoming Ecclesiastial Embroidery Events at the Victorian and Albert Museum

How I wish I could hop on a plane and visit Great Britain. I have wanted to go there for quite some time. That desire is even stronger that usual at the moment with the upcoming class scheduled for October: 214 more words

Ecclesiatical Embroidery

The Never Ending Quest for Ecclesiastical Designs

Years ago while still in college, when I made that first stole, the only available Ecclesiastical Embroidery design resource was a vestment catalog.  It had the usual photos of vestment pieces made using the appropriate liturgical colors and designs for the various seasons of the church year.  354 more words

Ecclesiatical Embroidery

Early Struggles in Ecclesiastical Sewing

It seems I never come up with a great idea soon enough to allow time to get it done without going into late innings.  Hence the wows of my first Ecclesiastical Sewing of an Altar Frontal and Pulpit Fall set. 563 more words

Ecclesiatical Embroidery

Good Friday Pulpit Fall

Ecclesiastical sewing featuring a Pulpit Fall for Good Friday services completed April 2014. Fabric choice is Black Fairford for the base, with orphreys done in Black/Gold Wakefield, trimmed with Black/Gold dice trim.  24 more words

Ecclesiatical Embroidery

Ecclesiastical Sewing

Sewing has been a life long passion. Combining that passion with sewing for the Church brings double pleasure.

When I first started making vestments, there was not much available in the way of techniques or patterns.   107 more words

Ecclesiatical Embroidery