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Inspired by

The next Children's Class will be in the first week of the April school holidays.  Keeping with the theme for the year which is looking at copyright this project is called 'Inspired by".  


Many embroiderers' are inspired by traditional designs.  This one is based on the Paisley design,

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which in turn is inspired by the Indian 'first mark' design. (made by clenching your hand and dipping the side of your hand in the ink .)

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The modern Zakka embroiderers have also been inspired by this design.

Our design is inspired by all of these. There are two versions, to suit the skills of our embroiderers.

A large version.

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and a small.

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I wonder which will be the most popular?


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I couldn't begin to guess - they are both charming!

Carolyn Foley

Once again it will be up to the kids.

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