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WORKSHOPS IN AUSTRALIA-2021

  WORKSHOPS IN AUSTRALIA-BATB  I am delighted to tell you that I have been invited to teach at the world’s most beautiful needlework convention in Australia. To be held in 2021 and the dates will be announced soon. It is the prestigious, internationally acclaimed BATB, Beating Around the Bush. Click on the images to enlarge… Continue reading WORKSHOPS IN AUSTRALIA-2021

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Workshops in England in 2021

  I am excited to tell you that I will be teaching at Lady Anne’s Needlework Festival in Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria, England 4th-17th July 2021   Click on the image to enlarge     This two-week event will be a celebration of historic needlework and include workshops from the best embroidery tutors in the world. You… Continue reading Workshops in England in 2021

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Workshops in Hawaii in 2022

Who feels like joining me in Hawaii? I have more good news. Together with Inspirations Magazine and Needlework Tours Pty. Ltd. Based in Melbourne, Australia, I have been invited to teach at their Inaugural World Needlework Convention to be held in Honolulu, Hawaii in 2022 This International premier nine-day forum will be an international stage… Continue reading Workshops in Hawaii in 2022

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Back from BATB and other news…

  Latest news and new kits and books... Hello, stitching world! Hope you're having a good day today. I am back from teaching at BATB in Australia and what a fabulous time I had. Worked hard, but loved every minute of it! Thank you to every student who attended my workshops and thanks to those who… Continue reading Back from BATB and other news…

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Киев, Украина Мастер-классы Ди ван Никерк

  Master classes in Kiev, Ukraine by Di van Niekerk in October 2012         С 12 по 14 октября 2012 года в Киеве состоится 6 Международная выставка «Золотые руки мастеров» и 4 –й Международный салон кукол «Модная лялька». Выставки проходят два раза в году и вызывают яркие впечатления у посетителей и участников.… Continue reading Киев, Украина Мастер-классы Ди ван Никерк

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Silk ribbon embroidery on hand-felted backgrounds

  Good morning stitching world ♫♬♪    I have been quietly working on a new book: “silk ribbon embroidery and hand-felted backgrounds”    and here are some of the projects...     A handbag   Click on the image to enlarge         A Hussif or handy-hold-all Click on the image to enlarge… Continue reading Silk ribbon embroidery on hand-felted backgrounds

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Knitted bag with silk ribbon embroidery

  Hello stitching world ♫♬♪♫ Hope you are well and looking forward to the weekend.    To inspire you this weekend....   A hand-knitted African mohair and wool handbag with silk ribbon roses...   Click on the image to enlarge     This is one of the projects that I will be teaching in next year… Continue reading Knitted bag with silk ribbon embroidery