Here on Skye we escaped the snow that other parts of the UK suffered, but it was bitterly cold and windy. And, there was a fantastic bonus - natural ice sculptures!
Waterfalls froze solid. This is Eas a Bhadrain, just beside the main road between Broadford and Portree:
Not an easy subject to tackle in machine embroidery, but I did do a couple of little samples.
First grasses coated in ice, I loved how you could see the stem through the ice. I machine embroidered the stems on Lutradur 70 then cut round them by hand. Overlaying two layers gave depth.