Monthly Archives: November 2016

Christmas is coming….

Trying to get an early start this year as I know how quickly Christmas can creep up on you! I always like to try and hand make a few of my Christmas gifts, especially for those friends who I know … Continue reading

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Fun fabric workshop

Spent a¬†lovely day in the company of Bryony Rose, learning how to make one of her wonderful mice, all of which have a unique character of their own. I didn’t quite get to finish my project during the day, but … Continue reading

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Is this really a good idea?

Sew… here is the design a little further on, but with the addition of a fish. Really don’t think this is going to work, better get unpicking!! Finally decided on a simple graduated background that matches his eyes!

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Machine embroidery

Following my course at West Dean with Linda Miller, I decided to have a go at another picture. I used an old seed tin as inspiration – and am quite pleased with the results so far. Originally I was planning … Continue reading

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Linda Miller Workshop

Back to West Dean again! This time to do a machine embroidery course with Linda Miller. I have seen her work many times before and found it really¬†inspiring. The weekend was extremely relaxing and Linda was very generous with her … Continue reading

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