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karen ruane
Lancashire England
Aspiring freelance embroiderer. First Class Honours Degree in Textile/Surface Design, specialism hand embroidery. P.G.C.E. Work exhibited widely. City & Guilds Creative Studies Embroidery Part 1 & 11. Foundation Diploma Art & Design (Distinction). B. A. Hons Textile/Surface Design (First Class). Post Graduate Certificate in Education. If you have any queries about my work, any questions regarding commissions or just to comment generally on my blog, please contact me on, contemporaryembroidery @hotmail.com Karen.
Interests: embroidery,art,football (soccer),education,history,politics
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an embroidered heart, sampling hand embroidery stitches Continue reading
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an embroidered pocket for embroidered buttons Continue reading
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embroidered fabric books Continue reading
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hand embroidered pin pillows Continue reading
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a pocket in progress Continue reading
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embroidered fabric beads Continue reading
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embroidered buttons Continue reading
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I have been refreshing my pocket memory, looking back on past pockets with a view to investigating these in class. I can never think of pockets without thinking of the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2021 at Karen Ruane
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sampling a hand embroidered heart Continue reading
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an embroidery hoop, work in progress Continue reading
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hand made, hand embroidered needlecase Continue reading
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a hand embroidered needlecase in progress Continue reading
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hand embroidered florals on silk Continue reading
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a hand embroidered gingham needlecase Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2021 at Karen Ruane
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hand embroidered flower on silk Continue reading
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hand embroidered flower on silk Continue reading
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a heart, hand embroidery on silk Continue reading
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embroidered buttons Continue reading
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hand embroidered buttons Continue reading
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