For the last four years I have been a City and Guild’s student and in June 2008 will hopefully have completed the Diploma in Patchwork and Quilting. Sounds corny, but these courses have changed my life in many ways. Through meeting so many inspirational people I have developed a creative side of my personality that lay previously undiscovered.
My niche within Loose Threads is in using unusual materials, recycling wherever possible and I love to experiment. I am looking forward to taking the techniques I have dabbled in so far a little further and producing a personal portfolio of stitched pieces. Eventually I would like to get more involved in teaching “stitched stuff” by passing on my skills to youngsters through schools or clubs. My personal objective is to win a Bernina in a competition so I guess I had better start entering…