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{Self Portrait, Johnny} embroidery Effie Jessop The slow rhythm of needle through fabric brings me immense satisfaction. To stitch something is to make a declaration of its worth by virtue of the time spent. I sew as an expression of love. I have always been fascinated by language, and in my work I am particularly interested in the written communication of text messages.


Getting live loops where there are none requires you to pick up stitches. But what does "picking up stitches" mean? Part of it depends on WH...


by Spanny Tampson -- but it feels to me that Hyperbole and a Half would go best in outline stitch and perhaps areas of applique -- Cross stitch seems too straight and not Squiggle-Visiony enough!