Mini Pillow

This embroidery follows on from a little pillow I made for a friend who was about to have a baby and wanted something pretty in her nursery and something she could treasure as her little one grew older. The embroidered oval of flowers was worked using silk ribbon and cotton threads on a small piece … More Mini Pillow

Floral Stitches

Quote “People from a planet without flowers would think we must be mad with joy the whole time to have such things about us”. ~Iris Murdoch, A Fairly Honourable Defeat How true is this quote for me because I delight in the floral bouquet and this theme is ever present in my art. Whether I … More Floral Stitches

Potpourri Sachet

I remember teaching this class many times and feeling such satisfaction when participants showed me their final pieces. Each chose their own colour theme, and interpreted the design in their own way. Worked on fine swiss cotton and with cotton threads and silk ribbon, this delicate and timeless potpourri sachet is a gorgeous project and … More Potpourri Sachet

Woollen Embroidery

This Infant Cot Cover was a item I worked on wool blanketing with both wool threads and silk ribbon. A delicate pattern and pastel effect. Kit available (inclusive of pattern, blanketing, threads and ribbon) $ 40 AUD plus postage and handling.

Heritage Stitching

Quote “She watched and taught the girls that sang at their embroidery frames while the great silk flowers grew from their needles”. ~Louise Jordan Miln, The Feast of Lanterns Further to this lovely quote, I was thinking about summer classes I will running once the renovations on the studio are completed. I have been pondering … More Heritage Stitching