More Historic Crafting

Perhaps it’s not “crafting” if it’s a practical sewing machine that was probably used for clothing, linens, curtains, and other every day requirements…

Pretty and Practical

but there was some beautiful decorative handwork as well – cross stitch embellishments and crochet edgings …

cross-stitched flower

and an impressive beaded rendition of the light station done by a coastguard worker while stationed there.

Grand Traverse Lighthouse and grounds in Beads

John G. Tregembo


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