Date Started: October 7, 2002
Date Completed: January 16, 2003
When my aunt announced that she was pregnant, she mentioned to
me that she was planning on centering the nursery around a castle
them. So, off I went looking for a birth announcement with a castle.
This is more difficult than it sounds. I finally found Jennifer
Aikman-Smith's "Fairy Tale Sampler". I liked the poem.
I liked the saying, but I needed to add the baby's name. So, at
the bottom, I added the celtic knotwork border from Teresa Wentzler's
borrowed the font from somewhere that I can't remember now.
So, amidst learning how to sew on a Renaissance
Court Costume, I managed to start and complete this piece for
my newest little cousin, Caroline Blake Collins born on January