Sleepy Thistle

Maggie studied for her degree at Heriot Watt University and after a career in the textile and clothing industry took a change of direction when she moved to the Scottish Borders 5 years ago.

Maggie opened the Sleepy Thistle shop in the Hirsel Arts & Crafts Centre and makes a variety of handcrafted items including etched copper jewellery, felted houses, embroidered fabric lanterns, etched slate and felted accessories. Her work is sold exclusively in the Hirsel Gallery and Sleepy Thistle shop.

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