When I first started exhibiting my textile art I discovered, to my dismay, that I was not the only Margaret Roberts around.
There were several in the textile art field, exhibiting, writing articles in embroidery magazines, winning prizes, and lecturing. I kept being asked "Well, which one are you?"
So what to do?... change my name?... difficult when you have started promoting yourself.
Use my middle name? I do not have one.
So I put... M in the Middle.
The M stands for... middle.
And magnificent, mad, marvellous, masquerading, merry, mysterious, mesmerising material...