Meet the Author
Hey there, can you introduce yourself?
I'm passionate around embrodery since my childhood.I've changed my passion in a daily work. En 1995, I started with teaching and sell my kits and embroidery models. I'm very intrested in various technics of stiching. I started a collaboration with the Editions de Saxe 15 years ago, I've published more than 30 books. I collaborated in many magazines referring embroideries and patchwork. now, I working on the mook "Les broderies de Marie & Cie" which bring a lot of succes.
Tell us a bit about the book?
I'm teaching the technics of Punchneedle with pictures and designs, i'm proposing models based on the nature which are in the mood of time, young and cool.
What was the inspiration behind it?
The trends was going in direction of the Punch Needle and we decide to write a book in order to help everyone who wants to make it
Which is your favourite project?
All of them, I cannot make a choice because I love them all.
What is your craft space like?
I've got my workspace with all furnitures, it is the perfect place for me because I've all what I need to create. But I like make my enbroideries in my lounge.
Have you always been creative?
Yes, since my chilhood. I was embroidering designs that I've made on fabrics.
When did you first start crafting?
Around my six years I was knitting and crocheting. after that, I was embroidering crosssticht models that I bought in some haberdasheries. When I was Ten, the first thing was a panel showing a kitchen.
Who are your crafty heroes?
Jenny Adin Christie and Trish Burr
Where do you find inspiration?
The nature, my environment, my house, all what I see daily
What's next for you?
I'm working on my collection of kits embroideries (kit with printed fabric), my coming website and the next mook Les broderies de Marie & Cie...