Hello, and welcome to my little space on the internet!
I’m Catherine, a 30 something finance professional by day, a wife to an amazing husband, a Mum to our little Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, and to top it all off, an avid and passionate embroiderer. We have just returned from the UK after living there and having a wonderful time over the last five years. Lots of changes are happening!
A Selection of my Work
Hillview Embroidery Latest Posts
A bit of fun! A quick and sweet summer flowers creation using the contents and being inspired from, the Delectable Morsels pack.read more
The Gold Koala appears! In this final article about my RSN Basic Goldwork piece, we not only see Mr Gold Koala, but we also look at the techniques of pearl purl, chipwork and cutwork.read more
It has been a while, a long while in fact, since the elephant last made an appearance. But, now I’m basically settled back in Australia, I thought it was time to join back in the SAL, and actually try and get him finished! Unfortunately, all that has happened is I...read more
In the second article in this series about my RSN Goldwork piece, we cover off the technique of couching – both the singular Japanese couching thread, and combination couching. And we can’t neglect the dreaded plunging and tying off!read more
The first in a three part series on my RSN Certificate Goldwork Piece. Here, we discuss the design, setting up and padding – all in preparation of the all important gold!read more
The move back to Australia is over! We are settled, and I have lots to catch up with you all! Find out what is happening over the next few weeks.read more