Embroidery – time for a re-think

Embroidery – what does the word conjure up for you?  Samplers perhaps,  intricately embroidered table cloths at your grandmothers? We all have different notions that pop into our head when we hear that word. For me, I’m transported back to my primary school years being taught embroidery by the vicar’s wife, her work was very, very…

Trust in yourself and believe

Chatting to a friend recently about notable events coming up this year we discussed the Centennial of World War I.  I’ve always had this on my radar as there have been lots of commemorative events from 2014 onwards.  Despite all this somehow I never quite got around to thinking about what sort of project, if…