Dora LockyerFounder member
The twenty pence coin used for size reference measures about 21mm across (7/8 inch)
Contemporary book cover. An original design in silk and gold thread on 72 count silk gauze. Third prize in 2nd. "World in Miniature" needlepoint competition.
Contemporary stool top on 72 count silk gauze. Inspired by an Amish patchwork quilt pattern "Carpenter's Wheel". Second prize winner, Class II, in the 3rd. "World in Miniature" needlepoint competition.
Contemporary stool top, 4-way Florentine original in silk on 84 count silk gauze.
Hexagonal patchwork quilt. 1/8th. inch hexagons. 1/12th scale.
Various canvas work stitches on 84 count silk gauze. 1/12th scale.
Original design in "Or Nue", a technique developed mainly in France, Belgium and the Netherlands in the Middle Ages and used extensively for ecclesiastical vestments. Gold threads are laid across the ground fabric and the design formed by the use of coloured couching threads.
112 count silk gauze. Or Nue central motif with canvas stitch border. 1/12th scale.
Hassock (church kneeler)
Silk thread on 72 count silk gauze. Original contemporary design in tent stitch. 1/12th scale.