the West Kingdom Needlework Guild

Articles about Embroidery

Members and Friends of the West Kingdom Needleworkers Guild have written a number of articles that have been published in the Guild Newsletter, Filum Aureum. We will continue to add to this index as we get permission to reprint more articles here.




Title
Author
Source
A Mamluk handkerchief  Christian de Holacombe The Project Page
Filum Aureum,
Spring-Summer 2008
All That Glitters Christian de Holacombe Period Stitches #5
Filum Aureum, Spring 2001
An Ansteorran Rose Giuliana de Benedetto Falconieri Show and Tell
Filum Aureum, Fall 2005
Anna Meyer’s embroidered bands Aelia Apollonia Filum Aureum, Spring-Summer 2008
Appliqué: Lay on! Christian de Holacombe (Is This Stitch Period? #5
Filum Aureum, Fall 2003
The Bayeux "Tapestry" Isela di Bari Filum Aureum, Winter 2006
Beaded boxes
Christian de Holacombe Filum Aureum, Winter 2003
Beadwork Christian de Holacombe Is This Stitch Period? #4
Filum Aureum, Winter 2003
Border birds and beasts Isela di Bari The Pattern Page
Filum Aureum
, Winter 2006
Canvaswork Isela di Bari Period Stitches #2
Filum Aureum
, Spring 2000
Canvaswork History and Techniques
Isela di Bari Filum Aureum, March 1999
Celtic or Knot? Eowyn Amberdrake, Caid Company of Broderers Filum Aureum, Winter 2004
Cross: Cultural Christian de Holacombe Is This Stitch Period? #1
Filum Aureum, Spring 2002
Cross Stitch Patterns from Spain & France Christian de Holacombe Filum Aureum, Spring 2002
Decorating with Bezants Christian de Holacombe The Project Page
Filum Aureum
, Summer 2005
Demi-Sun Appliqué
Christian de Holacombe Filum Aureum, Fall 2003
Design for pattern darning Christian de Holacombe Filum Aureum, Fall 2006
Embroidered Dreams
Isela di Bari bed linens in the Middle Ages
Flowered Chain Border Tangwystyl verch Morgant Glasvryn Filum Aureum, Winter 2004
The Henricus Secundus Panel
Aldith Angharad St. George Filum Aureum, Summer 2000
A Historical Chain Tangwystyl verch Morgant Glasvryn Is This Stitch Period? #6
Filum Aureum, Winter 2004
History of the West Kingdom Needleworkers Guild Catherine Lorraine of Stonegate Manor Filum Aureum, Winter 2008
An Imperial Eagle
Isela di Bari Filum Aureum, Spring 2003
An Islamic border
Christian de Holacombe Filum Aureum, Spring 2005
Is Bargello Period Sabrina de la Bere Is This Stitch Period? #3 revised-
originally Filum Aureum, Fall 2002
Islamic blackwork patterns Christian de Holacombe The Pattern Pages
Filum Aureum
, Spring-Summer 2008
A London Experience Isela di Bari a visit to the Royal School of Needlework
Filum Aureum, March 1998
Klosterstich Christian de Holacombe Filum Aureum, Winter 2008-9
Klosterstich Projects Christian de Holacombe Filum Aureum, Winter 2008-9
Knotwork notebook
Christian de Holacombe Filum Aureum, Winter 2004
Lace & interlace Christian de Holacombe Is This Stitch Period? #13
Filum Aureum, Winter 2004
Linens for Lent: a context for pulled-thread stitches Christian de Holacombe Filum Aureum, Spring 2005
Make your own Bezants! Christian de Holacombe Filum Aureum, Summer 2005
Needlecase Christian de Holacombe The Project Page
Filum Aureum
, Fall 2005
Of Stitches and Styles Christian de Holacombe Period Stitches #4
Filum Aureum, Fall 2000
A Period Bookbinding Iulitta Rowan of Arran Show and Tell
Filum Aureum, Spring 2006
Pattern bands   Filum Aureum, Fall 2006
Pattern darning in context Christian de Holacombe Filum Aureum, Fall 2006
Pattern darning: Decoration in dots and dashes Sabrina de la Bere Filum Aureum, Fall 2006
A Period Workbox Christian de Holacombe and Michaela de Neuville The Project Page
Filum Aureum
, Fall 2005
Pincushion Christian de Holacombe The Project Page
Filum Aureum, Winter 2008
Prick & pounce: Marking designs on difficult fabrics Christian de Holacombe Filum Aureum, Spring 2006
Prose, poems, points & purls: Embroidered Book Covers Christian de Holacombe Filum Aureum, Spring 2006
Puffed, Stuffed & Bombasted Elspeth the Semstress of Dunkeld Period Stitches #6|
Filum Aureum, Summer 2001

Pulled thread: a tangled web

Sabrina de la Bere Is This Stitch Period? #14
Filum Aureum, Spring 2005
Quilt counterpoint Christian de Holacombe Is This Stitch Period? #12
Filum Aureum, Spring 2004
Quilted cap, Asian style
Christian de Holacombe Filum Aureum, Spring 2004
Report from IKINS Christian de Holacombe Filum Aureum, Winter 2008-9
The roots of blackwork embroidery Christian de Holacombe Filum Aureum, Spring-Summer 2008
The Seagirt Shire Tapestry
Isela di Bari the history of a historical tapestry
Silk: An Endless Thread (Part 1 of 2)
Sabrina de la Bere Filum Aureum, Spring 2003
Silk: An Endless Thread (Part 2 of 2)
Sabrina de la Bere Filum Aureum, Fall 2003
Slate Frames Sabrina de la Bere revised -
originally Filum Aureum, Winter 2002
Smooth as Silk: Split Stitch Embroidery Mistress Isela di Bari Filum Aureum, Spring 2003
Stalking the Wild Assisi
Baroness Kathryn Goodwyn, O.L. researching Assisi embroidery
Stars, Spangles and Studs Christian de Holacombe Filum Aureum, Summer 2005
Sweet canvaswork Baroness Eowyn Amberdrake, Caid Filum Aureum, Winter 2008
Tapestries of the Known World Isela di Bari & Morgana yr Oerfa Show and Tell
Filum Aureum
, Winter 2006
Tent, tenters & tenterhooks:
some historical canvas work
Christian de Holacombe Filum Aureum, Winter 2008
Voided Work Sabrina de la Bere Is This Stitch Period? #2 revised-
originally Filum Aureum, Summer 2002
Whitework Aldith Angharad St. George Period Stitches #3
Filum Aureum, Summer 2000
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Filum Aureum

Filum Aureum is the official publication of the West Kingdom Needleworkers Guild. The first issue of this newsletter was published in Spring 2000. It has been published 3-4 times a year since then and hopefully will continue on this schedule. Full versions of the newsletter in PDF format are available below. (Please note: paper copies of our newsletter are no longer being published.) Enjoy!


Date
Main article topic:
Second article
Pattern Page and/or Show & Tell
Spring 2000 Canvaswork
(Period Stitches #2)
"The Khevron Tapestry" Canvaswork Bags
Summer 2000 Whitework
(Period Stitches #3)
"The Henricus Secundus Panel" Whitework border with counted fillings
Fall 2000

Of Stitches and Styles - Surface Embroidery
(Period Stitches #4)

"Elizabethan Sweet Bag" A Schole-house for the Needle
Spring 2001 All That Glitters
(Period Stitches #5)
none Bird of Gold
Summer 2001 Puffed, Stuffed & Bombasted - Stitched Fabric
(Period Stitches #6)
The Guild Apprenticeship Program: Frequently Asked Questions Appliquéd Rose
Winter 2002 Dressing a Slate Frame none Little Projects to Help Polish Your Stitches
Spring 2002 Cross: Cultural
(Is This Stitch Period #1).
none Cross Stitch on Linens from Spain
-and-
Embroidered Purse from Sens
Summer 2002 Reserva: Embroidery in the Background
(Is This Stitch Period #2)
none

Heart's Ease & Roses

Fall 2002 Bargello
(Is This Stitch Period #3)
none Canvas Work Scissors Case
Winter 2003 Beadwork
(Is This Stitch Period #4)
none Beaded Boxes
Spring 2003 Smooth as Silk: Split Stitch Embroidery Silk: an endless thread
(Part 1 of 2)
An Imperial Eagle
Fall 2003 Appliqué: Lay on! Silk: an endless thread
(Part 2 of 2)
Demi-Sun Appliqué
Winter 2004 A Historical Chain
(Is This Stitch Period #6)
none Flowered Chain Border
Spring 2004

Quilt Counterpoint
(Is This Stitch Period #12)

none Quilted Cap, Asian Style
Winter 2004 Lace & interlace
(Is This Stitch Period? #13)
Celtic or Knot? Knotwork notebook
Spring 2005 Pulled thread: a tangled web
(Is This Stitch Period? #14)
Linens for Lent: a context for pulled-thread stitches An Islamic border
Summer 2005 Stars, Spangles and Studs Make your own Bezants! Decorating with Bezants
Fall 2005 A Period Workbox Needlecase An Ansteorran Rose
Winter 2006 The Bayeux "Tapestry" none Border birds and beasts;
Tapestries of the Known World
Spring 2006 Prose, poems, points & purls: Embroidered Book Covers Prick & pounce: Marking designs on difficult fabrics A Period Bookbinding
Fall 2006 Pattern darning: Decoration in dots and dashes Design for pattern darning;
Pattern darning in context
Pattern bands
Winter 2007 Medieval knitting: From Islam to the West none Stripes for starters
Winter 2008 Tent, tenters & tenterhooks:
some historical canvas work
Sweet canvaswork Pincushion
Spring-Summer 2008 The roots of
blackwork embroidery
Anna Meyer’s
embroidered bands
Islamic blackwork patterns;
A Mamluk handkerchief 
Winter 2008-9 Klosterstich Klosterstich Projects Report from IKINS

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Guild Projects Members' Projects Articles Book List Resource Links


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