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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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It is only a week or so to the Children's Classes at the Queensland Embroiderers ' Guild and the project this time is a book-cover. I do have a tutorial for a book cover from back in 2011 but I... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at caro-rose-creations
It was. Sent from my iPhone
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They will take a few weeks to make. Sent from my iPhone
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I agree. Sent from my iPhone
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I have a list for relatives who would like these in their stocking this Cmas. Sent from my iPhone
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I have just been doing a bit of surfing and look what I found? You can get the pattern over on Little Cotton Rabbits. I have already purchased mine. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at caro-rose-creations
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After my last visit to the gallery several months ago I was a bit apprehensive as to how long I would be able to walk when we set out. But, I managed to drive into town, which is a 2... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at caro-rose-creations
I hate sitting with nothing to do. Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented 5 days ago on Thinking about Xmas at caro-rose-creations
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I was serious about that "thinking about Xmas" quote. I really do need to start on some simple projects that I can use as Xmas gifts. I normally stitch something for my ex teaching colleagues and I don't want to... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at caro-rose-creations
Every year Xmas seems to arrive quicker. Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented 6 days ago on WIPW at caro-rose-creations
Yes I agree Sent from my iPhone
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Thanks Rachel. Sent from my iPhone
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There hasn't been too much that I could talk about over the last few weeks. Firstly, I have good days and bad days and there seems to have been more of the latter over this time. I am back on... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at caro-rose-creations
I love that all those young people want to visit. Sent from my iPhone
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Hope it stops those looks. Sent from my iPhone
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Yes it is lovely. Sent from my iPhone
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At my patchwork group last week people were asked to bring some old family textiles. It is amazing what people have in their cupboards. Most of the ladies had old baby clothes and a smattering of wedding dresses dating back... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2019 at caro-rose-creations
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There were times I didn't think I was going to finish this quilt but it is now in it's bag and stored in the guest room for my paddlers. So it is called "the paddler's quilt." I made it's storage... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2019 at caro-rose-creations
Will do. Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented Jun 15, 2019 on Family has taken over at caro-rose-creations
Thanks Mary. Being a boy he thinks he is bulletproof! Sent from my iPhone
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Thanks. It is keeping him still is our problem. Sent from my iPhone
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My eldest son, father of my grand daughters, had a serious workplace accident . After much to do he ended up with a major operation on his spine. It has been rather tense here wondering if he would end up... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2019 at caro-rose-creations
It is coming from the other side of the world and I think it looks interesting too. Sent from my iPhone
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I am waiting, not too patiently, for the arrival of my new book by Sue Briscoe. (Image source: Book Depository) There was reference and one project in her original book (2005) on Sashiko Emboidery to Kogin Embroidery, but this was... Continue reading
Posted Jun 10, 2019 at caro-rose-creations
Thank you Sent from my iPhone
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