Tuesday, September 09, 2014

I fall for autumn!

I got inspired whilst walking the dog on the South Downs this September. Everywhere there were decaying flowers and berries. So much red!

Hawthorn

Bryony

I had already made the red fabric. I started stitching:



Trellis stitch, cretan, running stitch and a little detached chain.



The toadstools are needlefelted.

Sunday, August 31, 2014

Done!

Here's my latest embroidered witch, finished!





Sunday, August 17, 2014

Taking shape...

The stitching is finished, now for the accessorising!

A bit more to do.....

Unusually for me, this one has a needle felted face.

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Stitching..............................................

I can't believe it's been so long since I last posted on this blog.


I have been doing some embroidery, but not as much as I would like. There just don't seem to be as many hours in the day since the man in this house retired!

I did a bit on the Slow Cloth.........


And there is some embroidery going on on this little art doll, soon to become a witch: