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Little Gifts

Thinking ahead to the Christmas season, I was contemplating what to give friends and neighbors.  I thought it would be nice to get some flour sack kitchen towels and do some holiday embroidery on them.   137 more words


Busy, Busy, Busy Bee

I feel like just the other day I just wrote an entry about how I’ve been working far too much and not focusing on what matters to me.  321 more words

Embroidered Cat Hitching a Lift

I don’t really have the time to type this morning as I have a mountain of embroidery goodies to pack in the car and drive north to Harrogate for the Knitting and Stitching Show, 26th to 29th November. 68 more words


Retrospective • an archive of work from 2009/10

Woman with a Fish Solo Exhibition 2009
This exhibition was an observation of the Grimsby fishing Industry from a personal perspective. Many of the pieces in this exhibition tell a story, of experiences and memories from my childhood, of the ‘then’ and ‘now’ and sometimes the journey in between. 985 more words

Textile Art

Garden Club: The Four Leaves

Here before I embroider the four leaves, I laid out the 3 different colors with 3 stacks of similar colors…

Then I proceeded to embroider… The outcome was satisfying indeed… I use medium size hoop … 19 more words


Embroidery bling

Brace yourself for a bit of bling! My latest project for Simply Crochet is a sparkly one and with Christmas round the corner, what could be better than a bit of metallic thread in the shape of stars: 119 more words


Before | After

playing with lines again. and see what a difference it makes! depending on the emphasis you place by where you add what kind of stitch in which colors and how many, the fabric can take on a whole new feel. 30 more words