Photo of Esterline

Age: 55

Lives: Ambandrika

Stitch embroiderer since: 2012

Number of children: 9

Number of grandchildren: 15

Specialist designs: Ducks, weaving patterns

Greatest Stitch achievement to date: “Becoming the main breadwinner and looking after my family”

“The studio is a place where we can be together as friends. We work together, we talk together and we laugh together. We need that in our lives.”