As some of you know I’m working my way through the royal School of needlework’s certificate in technical hand embroidery.
My canvas work is coming to a close now, so it’s time to prep for the next module, I’ve chosen gold. 21 more words
I bought a frame adaptor for my Lowery embroidery stand so that I could more easily use a roller frame and embroider larger projects without having to remove and re-position the fabric as much I might otherwise have to do if I used a hoop, and the frame can also easily be moved from side to side without much effort. 145 more words
Some day I’m going to get some kind of large metal grid material from the hardware store and some beautiful red silk from the silk store and I’m going to cut that silk into strips and make big French knots in it right through the metal grid and it’s going to be awesome – that beautiful red silk on that industrial metal. 477 more words