The Adventures of Raggedy Annie

Stunning Stitchers

  This little elephant came trotting along last week to catch up with his friends. Beautifully embroidered by Sue T.   I’ll just show you her Metal thread woodpecker while we’re at it shall I ?   Not much you can say except ‘Wow !’ Another ‘Wow!’ is Nicola’s Crewelwork parrot, which as usual she…

Lovely Ladies !

  Lots of fun stuff has been happening ! I’ll start with a photo of the 15th Halifax Holy Trinity Brownies who I mentioned in my previous post. We had a lovely afternoon with the group who wanted to learn hand embroidery. They all went home with a beautiful framed piece of work to hang…

Heroes and Heroines

So, I’ll start with apologising for the fact that it has been a month since I last posted. I do have good excuses though. I had knee surgery last month which took a little while to recover from. Unfortunately the consultant tells me I am going to need two new knees, which isn’t good news….

#Hounds for Huntington’s Crafternoon Tea

I have finalised the plans for the crafternoon tea session now, so here are all the details ….   ….. I have just realised that my niece missed the final number 7 off my telephone number – she’s fired, again. So, quite a catch-up to do today, starting with a day of Zendoodlestitch at the…

Elizabethan Embroidery and Hounds for Huntington’s

This Saturday we had a day doing a lovely project, even if I say so myself ! I just love the combination of silk shading embroidery and Goldwork, they complement each other beautifully. Those two elements worked on an Elizabethan style design and, well, it doesn’t get much better in my opinion !    …

New Studio !!!!

  The reason I haven’t posted a blog entry recently is that I’ve been very very busy ! I have new premises in which to work and to run my courses in Halifax. Kev and I are sharing a huge unit in a mill which has been converted into artists studios. Over the past couple…