The vitrines are crowded with artifacts, mostly pottery, from all the dynasties of Egypt, as far into "now" as Roman times. We were suprised at how many visitors the museum had.
I sat down in front of some convenient jugs and filled a page with their shapes. These are coiled pots and were not always perfectly symmetrical -
The patterning of the snail shells spoke to me -
Michelle used several page spreads in her handmade coptic stitch book, then did something simple on the first page -
Janet moved on from single objects, here combining several in a well-chosen scene -