This is Carolyn Foley's Typepad Profile.
Join Typepad and start following Carolyn Foley's activity
Join Now!
Already a member? Sign In
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.
Recent Activity
It really brings meaning to my making.
Toggle Commented yesterday on WIPW at caro-rose-creations
I also had one that my grandfather used in beer making. Its here somewhere.
Toggle Commented yesterday on Another Heirloom at caro-rose-creations
Yes they would.
Toggle Commented yesterday on Some Regency Patterns at caro-rose-creations
But life moves on and who knows what wonders we will find in our future?
Toggle Commented yesterday on New Book at caro-rose-creations
My pleasure.
Toggle Commented yesterday on New Book at caro-rose-creations
I love looking at these old designs.
Toggle Commented yesterday on Some Regency Patterns at caro-rose-creations
Worth looking for.
Toggle Commented yesterday on Another Heirloom at caro-rose-creations
Image
As I mentioned yesterday, I am finding it hard to rule a line under the teaching part of my life and move on. I think being so ill this last time has made me see that it is inevitable, but,... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at caro-rose-creations
Image
I have been wasting time trolling through books on Archive.org. Here I found an interesting series of books called Ackermann's repository. There was one entry called Muslin patterns which has a collection of embroidery patterns. Then on pysankybasics.com I found... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at caro-rose-creations
Image
As part of my recovery I have set myself the task of cleaning out 2 drawers, or shelves, in my kitchen each day. Most are not even untidy but the routine of taking all the contents out of the draw... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at caro-rose-creations
Yes, but well worth it.
Image
I find that my recovery from my last illness is slow. I have a feeling it is all the drugs they gave me. However, time and tide wait for no one so I am working at assembling the kits for... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at caro-rose-creations
Image
I made a hexigon quilt back when my daughter was still at school. Every saturday I would watch her play soccer and hand stitch hexigons. I forgot about how many I stitched and in the end had enough for a... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at caro-rose-creations
I am the process of digging out all my supplies. I didnt know I had so much!
Toggle Commented Jun 24, 2022 on WIPW at caro-rose-creations
I am doing very little.
Toggle Commented Jun 22, 2022 on Recovering at caro-rose-creations
Im not giving up on growning some roses.
Toggle Commented Jun 22, 2022 on Recovering at caro-rose-creations
Im not giving up on growning some roses.
Toggle Commented Jun 22, 2022 on Recovering at caro-rose-creations
I have a lot to learn here.
Toggle Commented Jun 22, 2022 on WIPW at caro-rose-creations
Image
I now have my art space properly set up on my patio. (Along with all my housekeeping tools.) Matting, in case of spills and a thick plastic cover on the removable table top along with a small set of drawers... Continue reading
Posted Jun 21, 2022 at caro-rose-creations
Image
It is so good to be home and surrounded with my own things and peace and quiet of the island. To watch the sun come up. And the quiet of early evening. I have been back in hospital, again. Big... Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2022 at caro-rose-creations
Thank you.
Toggle Commented Jun 18, 2022 on I knew it could happen. at caro-rose-creations
Thanks
Toggle Commented Jun 18, 2022 on I knew it could happen. at caro-rose-creations
Image
All that crocheting and the arrival of a very cold winter (0 degrees C) has seen my wrist taken over with rheumatoid arthritis. I knew it might hit me and I was hoping to get the throw finished but I... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2022 at caro-rose-creations
I start the experiments with the printing this week.
Toggle Commented Jun 12, 2022 on WIPW at caro-rose-creations
Im not sure.
Toggle Commented Jun 12, 2022 on New Book at caro-rose-creations