You know what they say - don't count your flamingos before they've flown...? I am trying to make samples to present to Gainsborough's House, but then someone fell in love with this one and I sold it as soon as it was done! Maybe I need to put all my eggs in one basket or something? (puzzled face!)
And by the way: the keen ones amongst you might have noticed that I sewed the frame on back to front, so the chain was attached at the front instead of the back! And YES I did painstakingly unpick it and re-sew it the right way round!! Now I know why they call it pins and needles 'cos that's what you get from too much hand sewing.
Hello, I'm Ruth Overton. My nickname as a child was 'Ruthie Toots' which is how the name