Goldworx – Hattie McGill And That Embroidery Lifestyle

Say the word Stumpwork to the average (non-embroidering) person and you will probably see a small frown appear on their forehead. When asked to guess the word’s meaning, many might think you are talking about some medical amputee procedure. Visions in the mind’s eye of skilled doctors and surgeons are conjured, working away on some distant, Game of Thrones…

Opus Anglicanum – A Once In A Lifetime Exhibition

The Opus Anglicanum: Masterpieces of English Medieval Embroidery exhibition is on at the Victoria & Albert Museum until Sunday 5th February 2017. It features a unique collection of embroideries from the 12th to 15th century, work that was carried out in London and made it’s way around the world. Just…