Mary Brooks and then make sure people visited the Treasurer's House (a National Trust property) to see two pieces of needlework and a beaded basket. Many had a great time touring all the wonders of York - it is truly a beautiful town.
|Our workshop in a period Guild Hall in York|
So what was the project? Well, it was a small bird that was my modern interpretation of a few 17th century sewing birds we had seen on the trip. The interpretation was a peacock in lacet braids, filled with wools that allow it to be a pincushion.
|Lacet Peacock for Workshop Course|