There were 2 more, my thinking was... enough reference material to inspire stitching with attitude! Hope fully using unusual materials too.
My preferred way of thinking for stitching is to try different ways of composing the stitches ...using pen and paper... then get out the threads and fabrics ...once the creative juices start flowing.... others need to get the threads and materials in their hands ... before they can be inventive. How do you get going?
Here is a page from my sketchbook for Fly stitch ideas and distortions:-
I only managed to do a little bit of stitching at the meeting.... my excuse was... I was leading the session! It has been really inspiring to get fabric in my hand and stitching like this again.