Thursday, November 10, 2011

Embroideries

As a child, my mother was always doing embroidery or tapestry. I never liked it much. I certainly did not like the canvas stuff and geometry.
Years on I decided to have a go and produced this my first embroidery…
bird embroidery and garden to file 004
Which I then turned into this…

love to cluck - the view gallery submission
Which I submitted to The View Gallery in Bristol for a hidden auction for the Princes Trust Charity and it sold ! Yay!
Since then I have been playing away, trying out stiches, yarns and making a few samplers and this is what I came up with…
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