We were lucky enough to borrow a facsimile of Lorina Bulwer’s sampler from Gressenhall Museum of Rural Life and we showed it to the groups this week.
We have been inspired to make a tribute to Lorina as a group piece. Here it is as a work in progress. The purple gingham is an echo of the workhouse uniform which we chose as one of our fabrics quite coincindentally.
Here’s a detail