Who is Theodora

 

 

 
 
Theodora Cleave .. .
Hello ! 
I am Barb Smith,  the designer of the  Theodora Cleave label
a reflection of my inspirational spirit. 
A Small & intimate business , it is the individual way I love to meet my customers ....
In this internationally successful business, you deal directly with the creator  of the wood buttons, brooches ,decorations, stitchery designs...etc !
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There were times I also did paint fabric lessons from 2 of my  stitchery books under the trade name of Woodcutter's Daughter .
as well as stitcheries & quilts, cloth dolls & santas  
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I have published 4 stitchery books in the past under my old trading name of Woodcutter's Daughter & 3 booklets for stitching under Theodora Cleave
Buttons in projects appear in French magazines &  Australian publications also
In a recently ( 2018)  released book in a quilt publication by Quilt Mania is a beautiful thank you for my mentoring conversations with Lisa of Max & Lousie Pattern Company
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Recently a German cross stitch designer , Ulrike, has acquired copyright to convert some of my stitchery designs into cross stitch...and will be produced in a book in 2019.
I have seen one & it looks amazing... a new life begins.
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I have integrity in originality & hope it is always respected for that by everyone
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