The Patient Gardener

My writing prompt relates back to the poll I put up earlier this week. I am supposed to write something arising out of what readers have asked for.   Someone asks...

It seems to me that every day of the year is a national or international something day but I was interested to discover that today, 30th July, is World Embroidery Day. ...

The second motif on the Spring Trellis crewelwork embroidery is done and I am really pleased with my progress to date.  The instructions are from Hazel Blomkamp’s book Crewel Twists which...

  I think it has been two months since I have shown you progress on my crewel work project, how time flies.  I have this evening finished the first motif –...

I thought I would give you an update on my embroidery progress. I have to admit to not picking it up for a week or so until last night.  I have...