Embroidered portrait

The National Gallery of Ireland had an exhibition showing the entries for the Portrait Prize 2018 – a competition open … Mere

The Dementia Darnings

I saw Jenni Dutton’s moving pieces at The Knitting and Stitching Show in Dublin. I have great respect for the … Mere

Another needle book

A needle book, from a charity shop, which I will keep, although the simple piece of embroidery will probably be … Mere

Hand stitch – The Faroes

I have  completed a small embroidery, approximately 10X15 cm. The piece is inspired by a water colour sketch done, whilst … Mere

Flea market finds

Being a sewing person, I have a soft spot for anything, that is sewing-related and that has a story to … Mere