Month: October 2017

The fine art of embroidery

Hello!I’m Sally Roberson; I’m an embroiderer & this is my first textile blog for the Arts & Crafts Hammersmith website. Ever since I was young I’ve got more & more interested in (or obsessed by, if you listen to my friends) the designs of William Morris and his friends, starting from when I was a penniless student in the 1960s and found myself, one wet Monday morning in Manchester, with several hours to kill while I waited for a train. The City Art Gallery was the obvious choice; it’s there that…

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