Linda Eaton has discussed the importance of maintaining the original mounts for needlework with the piece in talks. Recently she published an online article about the subject. She makes a good argument for what type of important information can be had from these auxiliary materials.
I will be starting my 12-days of Christmas giveaways soon. Sorry for the light blog. Focusing on lessons and shipping at the moment because I am in 'high robot season' and my Father-in-Law had a massive stroke on Friday. He is improving a tiny bit but the future of what level of care needed is unclear.