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Embroiderers' Guild session 4 - The Tower rejuvinated!

Our fourth creative session with Blackpool Embroiderers’ Guild and artists, Costumologists yesterday saw the beginning of the development phase of the project. So far, ideas have been flowing and this session was about defining and developing those ideas. 366 more words

More pulled thread...

Usually once I’ve finished a technique I want to do something else as far away from it as possible, but not so with the pulled thread. 120 more words

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Bright Ideas!

We held our third creative session with Blackpool Embroiderers’ Guild and artists, Costumologists¬†yesterday, which marks the halfway point in our journey to create a pop up museum.¬† 261 more words

More pulled thread - triangular stitch and others.

The pulled thread work for my travelling book is coming on nicely. I’ve filled in most of the right hand side and am moving up the left. 57 more words

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Travelling book: pulled thread work

For my first travelling book piece I wanted to use pulled thread work around the sea glass and faux sea glass to look like ripples in the sand. 116 more words

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Piecing together an idea...

On Wednesday afternoon, we had our second session with Blackpool Embroiderers’ Guild and artists, Costumologists. This was a creative collage session and with various Blackpool imagery, the group put together some great collages. 155 more words

Travelling Books Project

I’ve been looking forward to the January meeting of our branch of the Embroiderers’ Guild as it’s the start of our travelling books project. I’ve always been interested in the idea of round robins and I’m really looking forward to not only getting my own book back in 6 months time, but also to stretching my creative practice by working in other people’s books within their rules. 210 more words