Mike, my tutor, was very patient with me and having two lap tops set up taught me the basics and two hours passed very quickly. Back home I worked all afternoon on the lessons trying out different ways of doing things until my back ached, my rear hurt from sitting so long and my eyes would not focus! I definitely need a lot of practise to master this design programme and now have such a respect for the people that digitise patterns for us to buy.
|Fill stitches in different shapes. Outlines with words in different formats and directions|
|I took a small photo of CJs Land Rover and cropped it, then sewed it out in Photostitch|
|Made from a Jelly Roll for Linus|
I usually spend in the region of £280 on new glasses but even buying two pairs of the most expensive frames [ I decided to have spare sun glasses] only came to £199.
The evening was spent with our friends Dorn and Bill. Dorn had cooked a lovely meal which was followed by a long evening playing cards, Rummy 10 our "IN" game at the moment.