Beetle

I have long admired Australian world renowned embroiderer, Jane Nicholas. I adore her amazing beetle collection. This little guy has the unfortunate name of Fungus Beetle. He appears as a project in The Stumpwork, Goldwork and Surface Embroidery Beetle Collection. He has wired wings in French Knots, and measures 25mm x 20mm (1 inch x […]

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Birthday Cards

Creative free-form embroidery, or creative machining, is a wonderful technique that enables you to take your sewing machine to unimagined places.  Several of my friends have upcoming birthdays.  I have made a start on birthday cards. An incense stick is a great tool for selective burning. Work safely: Be sure to work in a well […]

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