News Update

Hi everyone

A quick note to say I’ve updated the following Members Galleries:

Bags & Purses 

Beadwork  

Canvaswork  

Crewel & Surface Stitchery

Cross Stitch

Hardanger

Japanese Techniques

Silk Ribbon

Stumpwork & Textured Stitching

Here’s a tiny taster of the photos I’ve added.

Detail of Dragonfly Needlecase stitched by Marjorie Gilby

Embroidered Bag

Detail 4 of Embroidered Cream Bag stitched by Marjorie Gilb

Hardanger

Hardanger Table Runner stitched by Meryl Fellows

Stumpwork

Guild’s Stumpwork Sample

cushion

Detail from Canvaswork Cushion with Blue Hen stitched by Bill Thorn

Detail of Bargello Cushion  stitched by Bill Thorn

Detail of Bargello Cushion stitched by Bill Thorn

Detail 5 of Camel Rug stitched by Yvonne Kingsley

Crewel embroidery stool

Detail of Crewel Stool stitched by Marjorie Gilby

Hope you enjoy the pics and have a great weekend!

Carmen

Sublime Stumpwork 4

Well everyone here’s the post I know a lot of people have been hanging out for – the second   exquisite and utterly beautiful Jane Nicholas mirror by Lorna Loveland.

Again Lorna’s extraordinary talent needs no input from me ……

Jane Nicholas Mirror 2 in frame stitched by Lorna Loveland

Jane Nicholas Mirror 2 Unfamed and Stitched by Lorna Loveland

Owl and Fly from Jane Nicholas Mirror 2 stitched by Lorna Loveland

Owl from Jane Nicholas Mirror 2 stitched by Lorna Loveland

Yellow Fly and Green Buds from Jane Nicholas Mirror 2 stitched by Lorna Loveland

Yellow Fly from Jane Nicholas Mirror 2 stitched by Lorna Loveland

Pinwheel Flower from Jane Nicholas Mirror 2 stitched by Lorna Loveland

Clover from Jane Nicholas Mirror 2 stitched by Lorna Loveland

Thistle from Jane Nicholas Mirror 2 stitched by Lorna Loveland

Dragonfly from Jane Nicholas Mirror 2 stitched by Lorna Loveland

Rust Flower from Jane Nicholas Mirror 2 stitched by Lorna Loveland

Hive and Hedgehog from Jane Nicholas Mirror 2 stitched by Lorna Loveland

Spider and Hedgehog from Jane Nicholas Mirror 2 stitched by Lorna Loveland

Hive and Bees from Jane Nicholas Mirror 2 stitched by Lorna Loveland

Salmon Needlewoven Flower from Jane Nicholas Mirror 2 stitched by Lorna Loveland

Bee and Fig from Jane Nicholas Mirror 2 stitched by Lorna Loveland

Strawberries from Jane Nicholas Mirror 2 stitched by Lorna Loveland

Viola Flower from Jane Nicholas Mirror 2 stitched by Lorna Loveland

This wonderful piece brings to mind the line from John Keats

‘A thing of beauty is a joy forever’

What do you think?

Carmen