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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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26th November From another island in the group. These look like bronze whaler sharks. The teeth are impressive. Continue reading
Posted yesterday at caro-rose-creations
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I found this image whilst surfing on Pintrest. Just a wonderful modern take on Blackwork. I think it is from the students at the Royal School of Needlework. Who says that embroidery isn't art? Continue reading
Posted yesterday at caro-rose-creations
We were pleased with the price we got for the house. It was very close to our reserve and we are now able to move on with our lives.
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25th November Detail of head dress. Everyone is different and denotes the status and role of the dancer. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at caro-rose-creations
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The world is going to close in on me in the next few days with this move, so before the world collapses I thought I would take the time to write a few blog posts. These may be my last... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at caro-rose-creations
I think I have about another 100. I really think that the number of variations could be infinite.
It is going to be tight time wise but I think we will manage. We just have to. My husband has to go into hospital on January 5 for an operation and I will have to play nurse for the following 6 weeks until he recovers.
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24th November Head dresses worn by dancers in Torres Straight Islands. Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at caro-rose-creations
So do I.
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Thank you.
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Hishizashi Patterns No 581 - 592 Download No 581- 592 Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at caro-rose-creations
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23rd November Now how do I get down? Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at caro-rose-creations
We have sold our house and under the terms of sale we have 2 weeks to move out. I have over 30 years of accumulation to move in just two weeks!!!! I visited the rental house a day ago and... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at caro-rose-creations
Just a couple of weeks. They would like us out by the 9th of December but I’m hoping I can make it the 14th. The next couple of weeks are going to be hectic.
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22nd November Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at caro-rose-creations
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21st November Here come the flowers Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at caro-rose-creations
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A grand daughter with a temperature saw me on 'Grandmother Duty' out at Logan. The skys were very threatening so I picked up the other girl from the day care centre so we would be safe at home before the... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at caro-rose-creations
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20th November New growth. Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at caro-rose-creations
I think I will make some more of these. It is a great way to use up small pieces of fabric and is totally portable.
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It is actually very good therapy because you have to concentrate on what you are doing and think of nothing else.
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Youhoo! it is done before the auction and the move. I was a bit worried about getting these pieces finished in time but I can now wrap up this bundle and have it on it's way. The little bag is... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at caro-rose-creations
Two more sleeps. Even if it doesn’t sell I’m off to the island so my job at the moment is getting all the moving arranged.
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19th November The magpies Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2014 at caro-rose-creations
Well I got a copy of this book and then found that I had read it before. I read the words but didn't read the book so I read it again. This time I read it with a deeper understanding... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2014 at caro-rose-creations
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18th November and he found something to eat. Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2014 at caro-rose-creations