Wow, the last post was Sept 30th. That is a long time ago and a lot has happened to me since then.
The good of all of it, is I am recovering and getting stronger by the day. Right now I am dealing with dizziness but am hoping they find the cause soon.
To help pass the healing time I am doing samplers of smocking. Not just samplers but a new to me method of smocking. Instead of working across the rows, this method had you working vertically, down the rows. Getting a grip of the new method does take some getting used to.
My first sampler: