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Carolyn Foley
Brisbane Australia
I am a Embroidery Designer and Tutor. I am married with three children, all young adults.
Interests: art, design, technology, teaching, embroidery, clothing, textile, quilting.
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with everything happening in my life I am pleased to see the end of this.
Toggle Commented 7 hours ago on WIPW at caro-rose-creations
Yes I did do a lot of work but it all just came together, which is such a relief.
Toggle Commented yesterday on WIPW at caro-rose-creations
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Well I made it. The sample, poster, instructions and 35 kits are finished and delivered. There are 5 flowers in Mary's garden and the students will be asked to plant some more along with other things that are in her... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at caro-rose-creations
I’ve surprised myself with this one.
Toggle Commented yesterday on Oh Dear! at caro-rose-creations
It is a beautiful story and a great book to read. And you have the choice of several languages to read it in.
Toggle Commented yesterday on That Indian theme at caro-rose-creations
Maybe even beyond?
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I was able to bring my husband home from hospital yesterday. He is so pleased to be back in his own environment and I don't have that long drive every day. He has a long way to go before he... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at caro-rose-creations
I love my ebooks for the convenience but special books have to be paper.
Toggle Commented 4 days ago on That Indian theme at caro-rose-creations
Thanks. There is a tutorial on how I put them together up there as well.
Toggle Commented 5 days ago on WIPW at caro-rose-creations
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I don't know why but this is the second book I have read, and fallen in love with, that has an Indian theme. I haven't got to the end yet because I am savouring the story. The book was originally... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at caro-rose-creations
The first design is for all those kids who haven’t stitched or only stitched a little second design will be for my more seasoned embroiderers.
Toggle Commented 6 days ago on Oh Dear! at caro-rose-creations
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Oh dear, oh dear, oh dear! I didn't go to the hospital on Monday. On Monday I realised that I have just one week to come up with a project for the Children's Classes in the September Holidays. That is... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at caro-rose-creations
Thank you. That makes me feel better. I was worried that I was slacking.
Toggle Commented 7 days ago on WIPW at caro-rose-creations
I have a deadline for the next children’s class. No rest for the wicked.
Toggle Commented 7 days ago on WIPW at caro-rose-creations
Thanks. I find I can do lots of things with this stitch.
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Very little to show this week. Just the knitting, And a couple of trials. I am working on the Children's Class designs but I will show you that tomorrow. Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2017 at caro-rose-creations
It makes great centipedes as well.
I love the pun.
Toggle Commented Aug 14, 2017 on Tea break at caro-rose-creations
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I promised to put up this little tutorial some time ago but with all the drama going on here I forgot. You could use this method for any type of round decoration. For my decorations I used a 32 count... Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2017 at caro-rose-creations
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With all the stresses of the past couple of weeks I find that I can't sit and stitch. I have tried but kept making mistakes, so I have put it aside until I feel I can handle it. I also... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2017 at caro-rose-creations
And so surprising to see there.
Toggle Commented Aug 12, 2017 on The local quilt show at caro-rose-creations
I just wish there were more of them. On 10 Aug 2017, at 11:49 pm, Typepad wrote:
Toggle Commented Aug 10, 2017 on A day at home at caro-rose-creations
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There was a local quilt show at the Redland's Council Hall a few weeks ago. The small space was crammed full of quilts on display. They were packed in so tightly that it was difficult to take photos. Most quilts... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2017 at caro-rose-creations
It was tranquil when he was in the danger zone. The minute he starts to improve he is a problem. At the moment he is spitting like a cat.
Toggle Commented Aug 9, 2017 on WIPW at caro-rose-creations
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I had my day at home to recuperate and clear up Emails and the like and I am feeling much refreshed. It is beautiful weather here and the noise of birds singing and talking to one another is quite loud.... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2017 at caro-rose-creations