Glimpses of Royalty

This year the theme for the annual Madiera (thread) Competition was Royalty. This piece depicting Henry VIII was my contribution.¬† … More

Cactus continued

All the prickles are hand sewn in place on the cactus, (35x60cm) but the lady who has ordered this, has … More

Birds of a Feather

  I have been busy sewing a couple more birds to go with the crow below, for an exhibition. All … More

The Cactus

My cactus picture is now in place on the background fabric and I have started the task of sewing all … More

Stitch Chestnuts

This is what I have been sewing for the last couple of evenings – it is the last take on … More

Colours of the sky

Looking at a beautiful¬† sky. I found paper scraps in the colours of the sky and made a couple of … More

Slow stitch

I have been relaxing with some handstitch. I just find scraps of old clothing, scarves , vintage embroidery and bags … More