Casket Doors Update!!!

Claire’s door is finished! The border will be red to match the exterior of the Red House embroidery above the doors. Here are some detail shots. The little blue bird in her cage. And I […]

Remodeling The Facade

The new upper facade. This is how all of the individual pieces look on a flat background. The top half of the casket front is not flat. A great deal of thought and planning has […]

Up On the House Top

I have stitched the shingles for the front slope of my casket. Here they are pinned to a piece of foam core over a drawing of the 3 top panels for the casket. Then I […]

A Pane-ful Process

The front of my casket is the facade of the Red House. I have been playing with window designs and techniques since I started the design process. Some of the designs you have already seen. […]

Christmas Surprises

An early wool-on-wool applique of a cozy cupboard bed!  From the Red House Book, coming soon to The Embroiderer’s Story.

Christmas Surprises

Claire lives in The Red House. Here is part of her wardrobe. Don’t forget to check The Embroiderer’s Story for her 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway.

Christmas Surprises

The image of a red house shows up in my work over and over. This is a wool applique embroidery from my book “Making Things”. Are you visiting The Embroiderer’s Story?

Christmas Surprises

Tricia from The Embroiderer’s Story and I have teamed up to offer you a surprise! Be sure to visit her 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway each and every day so you won’t miss it.


  I’d like you to meet William. He and Claire live together in The Red House.   All of my dolls are doll’s house size. And now they are posable too! I wish I had […]