I focused more on trying different techniques in what became quite a busy pattern. I felt like perhaps the end product reflected my mind this week. This is such a busy time for me, both personally and professionally. Both embroidery and writing are forms of self care, so it feels nice to decompress – sew,Continue reading “wildflowers”


le vent se lève! . . . il faut tenter de vivre! Le Cimetière Marin, Paul Valéry The wind rises is one of my most favourite films. Inspirational and engrossing, the protagonist contends with the loss of loved one, and the meaning of life in the pursuit of his passion (circa WWII). I was remindedContinue reading “printemps”


Hi, thanks for stopping by! I’m Melissa and I live in Canada. My family is originally from Guyana, South America. I really enjoy trying new things and sorting through new ideas. I’m always looking for cool stuff to try. In this blog, I am sharing my creative work – be it embroidery, my painting orContinue reading “Introductions”

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