Next class: Saturday 25th March - Heritage Skills Centre, Lincoln Castle Beginner's Silk Shading Some places still remaining! We will be stitching the lovely snowdrop (see below); this would make a great Mother's Day treat, so click here to book your place now!
Friday-Sunday 7th-9th April - Royal School of Needlework, Hampton Court Palace Designing and drawing for embroidery
Saturday 22nd April - HSC, Lincoln Castle Beginners goldwork
Friday 12th May - HSC, Lincoln Castle Medieval Wool Embroidery
Saturday 20th May - HSC, Lincoln castle Drawn thread embroidery
Saturday 17th June - HSC, Lincoln Castle 3-D Silk shaded butterflies
Saturday 15th July - HSC, Lincoln Castle Opus Anglicanum
Friday 29th September-Monday 2nd October - Dorchester Weekend Stitching Retreat More info to follow but put the dates in your diary!
In conjunction with the new Victoria and Albert musuem exhibition 'Opus Anglicanum:Masterpieces of English Medieval embroidery', I will be running a one day workshop in this very technique! Join me on the 12th November at the museum to learn all about split stitch shading and couching. For more information and booking visit the classes page here.
The third in our range of new crewelwork fruit trees is now available! You can buy 'Apple tree' here. Some of the stitches in all of the fruit tree range are on my 'How to video' page so don't forget to check in there to see me work the stitches in person!
Just a quick note to say that the Damsel fly kit has been re-released with a new improved design, more comprehensive instructions and a printed design! For more information and to get yours visit the shop here.