traintracks

Literary postcards

I have been sewing on photos and paper recently as a break from my big…


stories

International women's day

Freedom is fragile pendants and brooches To celebrate International…


close-up

Coloured Whitework lion embroidery

I have already shared a post on my first whitework embroidery which was from a…


dancing

Freedom to dance

This an update about my progress with the embroidery element of my wider…


owleyes

Owl embroidery

My dad was visiting and I showed him some of my embroidery. He is not a big fan…


Freedom is fragile

In 1970 Germaine Greer said in her book The female eunuch – Freedom is…


Crewel coal mining

Final piece stretched onto a wooden frameMy…


lavender-bags

crewel lavender bags

crewel lavender bags I have been a fan of…


Bayeux stitch

A couple of years ago my partner Tim Gray started a series of work featuring…


Extreme satin stitch

After recently completing a complex piece of whitework embroidery I wanted to…