"I also recommend the Thistle Threads course. Cabinet of Curiosities Part One is an 18 month course that is about the caskets themselves. It is very thorough with several pages of history and dozens of pictures every month. …"
" I am looking forward to becoming more active with my stitching, as I enter a new phase of my life...called retirement! I am so ready to be on my own time clock and to pursue personal interests that have taken a back seat to my…"
"Hi Caro, you don't have to order from overseas, there is at least one UK based on-line of goldwork supplies, Golden Hinde
I think there are more but cannot remember any at the moment.
Also, I think that you could use your curtain silk, provided…"
"I've been doing a lot of knots lately! I use the tekobari to control the thread when the loop gets too small for my fingers.
I always bring the needle up and down very close to eachother, and always working from east to west, that way all…"
I am looking forward to becoming more active with my stitching, as I enter a new phase of my life...called retirement! I am so ready to be on my own time clock and to pursue personal interests that have taken a back seat to my career. There are so many things I want to learn and try.
Just saw your Chinese flower by Trish Burr. It is gorgeous! Needle painting is next on my list to learn. Does Trish Burr's long and short stitch projects help when you do the JE camellias or is it the other way around? Thanks, Helen from JEPlus blog.
Just seen your embroidery. It is lovely. I take it, it is a cushon - smart. I also have been finishing my grandson's embroidery (3 years). I am now due to do one for his brother. I am booked in for next March. I must get on with my loving couple though
Hi Carol-Anne Thanks for your kind comments, I really struggled with the Camellias but now that they are finished I feel they didn't turn out so bad after all! Yes, I shall be in Bournemouth in March, see you there. Val