Monthly Archives: March 2014

Embroidery Sew-a-Long

Some friends and I have started up a sew-a-long loosely following Sue Spargo’s embroidery book entitled Creative Stitching. We’ve met once to get started and lay the groundwork. It’ll be a rather unstructured endeavor. We will each have our own … Continue reading

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Embroidered Animals

I haven’t been writing much lately; however, I’ve still been stitching, even if only for a bit at a time. So now I have pictures of three animals, four really since there are two penguins, to share. These are destined … Continue reading

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Every summer I teach sewing lessons to children. I call it Creative Sewing Camp. At the first camp back in 2001, the students each made a rag doll from my pattern. Over the next years they made fairies, mermaids, hobbits, … Continue reading

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