A Bayeux Journey Story

A Bayeux story. When Jamie and I decided to film part of the documentary of my journey with the Bayeux Tapestry, Carolyn, one of my friends from Australia, joined us in Paris. We drove to Bayeux in our hired Mercedes. Poor Caroline, Jamie took advantage of being in Europe and drove a lot faster than…

The Bayeux Tapestry – comparison

Drawing the pattern. Deciding to create my own Bayeux Tapestry occurred very quickly, but I guess I didn’t give much thought to the time it would take to complete. It happened, and I dove into the project with enthusiasm and excitement. I’ve read almost every book I can find on the Bayeux Tapestry. I’ve lived…

No 3 in the steps to the Bayeux, Tapestry to Quilt.

Every week I will add more to this journey. I’ve done it in this format to add to Social Media for my students. In 1068 a group of artisans completed one of the most intriguing pieces of art in history. The Bayeux Tapestry. Carola Hicks states “The Bayeux Tapestry provides a far-from impartial account of a…

How do you design a quilt?

I guess first of all I need a topic, and I chose Eddie the Crow who resides on our Balcony. He’s part of the family, and with his partner, he’s been with us for around five years.He talks to me and gets as excited as a puppy when I return home from a long trip….

I can’t travel right now.

Like all of you, I’m working from home and it’s been different but it has also allowed me time to create more and catch up on working through my journals and images. Today I came across a visual Journal that I thought you might like. “Its early morning, it’s still dark outside, and the lights…

More quilts to delight you.

We’re in Isolation.Every person I know, or have ever met throughout the world has to isolate themselves due to this pandemic. It’s changed everything we know as normal. Each of us is working on creating something pleasant to still the heart at this time, what better way than to share the beauty and talent of…