Todays Stallholder featured is Creative Embroidery by Elisabeth.
The suburb/town you live in now: Water Ford West.
What is it that you make and what skills do you use?
I create all sorts items with Machine Embroidery.
What inspired you to start your business?
I am not a Business but found myself to young to stop my creativity as I have been in the Fashion industry all my life.
How long have you been ‘creating’?
I have been creating in what I do now for the last 18 years.
Is it a full time/ part time/hobby or business?
Where do you sell your creations?
By word of mouth and only at the Handmade Expo in Morayfield.
What makes what you do special or different?
What I make is all original and only of the highest quality. I am very critical of my own work and if I find it is not good enough I won't sell it.
What is the most rewarding part of what you do?
My most rewarding part is when my product is finished and I send the photo's to my friends for them to give me there honest opinion. I get a lot of compliments from people ( Public) who attend our Market, as they always ask me what new items I have come up with.
What is your favourite product that you make?
My embroidered Bath Towels, Hand Towel with with the Matching trim. Also I love doing Embroidered Pillow Cases. But actually I love everything I make as they are all individual and original.
Do you teach classes or workshops?
No I don't, as much as I would like to, Embroidery Machines are very expensive. I have 2 and they both total to $20.000.00.