It's a while since I sent this article off to the Guild of Needle Laces but imagine my amazement and delight when my copy of their latest magazine dropped through the letterbox yesterday and there was my butterfly ... right on the front cover.
Yes, I'm still working on my lace most days. Here's a sneak preview of the latest piece I'm working on.
I just love these old fashioned crinoline ladies and she's going to be standing in a ribbon-work garden eventually. She'll have her first public viewing this coming Thursday though at a display our Embroiderers Guild is putting on. She will be ready by then (almost finished now) though the garden won't be done in time.