Dynamism

Dynamism

There’s one thing I want from a piece of art and that’s excitement. I want to feel reverberating, unrestrained energy, not just glimpse it.  I want my eyes to gallivant all over the work, not just puddle in one place, if at all. And that’s exactly...
A Flight of Fancy

A Flight of Fancy

‘If your dreams don’t scare you, they are too small.’  Richard Branson Being scared is part of the creative process.  It seems to me, every time I push myself, and I mean really push myself, that’s when the fear sets in.  But it’s also...
Redeeming Research

Redeeming Research

If you can’t explain it simply, then you don’t understand it well enough.’  Albert Einstein I’m a firm believer in things happening for a reason and these past few months have been interesting to say the least.  I knew I wanted to start a...
Astonishing Book

Astonishing Book

‘This book is the Jane Austen of the Embroidery world in my opinion.  The writing is a little dated and flowery, but none-the-less sharply insightful, well researched and logically portrayed.  It’s gently scattered with delightfully useful and informative...