Photo of Meline

Age: 28

Lives in: Ambandrika

Number of children: 3

Stitch embroiderer since: 2012

Greatest embroidery achievement to date: “I have bought a cow, it is a good investment”

Favourite designs: Snakes, Zig zags, anything with satin stitchor long and short stitch

“Before I started the training I had never lifted a needle in my life. Now I am good at embroidery and I can use a sewing machine.”