Posts by Leigh Bowser

Leigh Bowser
Leigh Bowser is a 1st class BA (Hons) Textile Craft graduate and free hand machine embroiderer. Based in the UK, she also runs The Blood Bag Project, a community craft project that raises awareness of the rare blood condition Diamond Blackfan Anaemia, which her three year old niece suffers from.
origami style embroidery onto white egg shells

Embroidery Blog

Beyond the Hoop: Embroidery on Unusual Surfaces

When venturing into the world of hand embroidery, the sky's the limit. If you are inventive then you can be as experimental as you like — there is no need to stick to traditional methods or fabrics. We look at which different types of materials you can apply your sewing skills to. Here are some creative surfaces for you to try stitching into or to simply inspire your next embroidery project!

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