Talking & listening to threads
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Next week is going to be very exciting, to meet Kusano sensei and see all the lovely work she is bringing will be a wonderful experience. Our group has completed 9 versions of the flower circle to show her (including a very special beaded version), I hope she will be pleased by our efforts.
Written on 23rd June 2013
New blog post - In a post over on the Japanese Embroidery blog I spoke of a visit to Edinburgh for the exhibition of Shizuka Kusano San's work. What I didn't mention was that we came away with one of her designs very similar to the flower circle below.
Written on 9th June 2013
I am very pleased to be able to share this news with you. This exhibition has been long in the planning and now that details have been confirmed I can share the details. The exhibition is free to attend, hope we will see you there.
Written on 30th April 2013
I thought people might be interested in seeing more about shell powder so when I was finishing the leaves today I took some extra pictures. This is shell powder before any water is added. I got this little dish when I did my phase one back in 2004.
Written on 13th April 2013
Following on from a previous discussion I was planning to focus more on design decisions in the posts about this design, as it turns out this piece is growing so fast and so well that very few decisions are having to be made. This is a good thing, but whether it means I'm getting better at interp
Written on 23rd March 2013