A Casket Chronicle: Design Sketch

  I have finally started playing with design possibilities for my Embroidered Casket. The sketch above revisits motifs and patterns I’ve used for hooked rugs, wool appliques and for embroidery. The tongue border is an […]

A Source for Great Ethnic Embroidery Books

  My favorite source for books about embroidery, history, folk art is Slavart or Eastern European Art, a web store I have had the pleasure of shopping from for many years now. Jan is prompt […]

Tea With The Queen, The Queen of Hearts

  It seems as though it is always teatime in the village.   Look at the time! .                         The samovar is hot. The tea is poured, but the             […]