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Shop Updates: One Month Later

We opened our etsy shop RawrAcademy on March 5. After a month, we still haven’t gotten any sales. However, we have managed to list over 35 items. 250 more words

The Beginning

Crazy Fan Class

I have been getting out and about recently and have been taking a workshop at the American Museum in Britain, which is situated just outside Bath. 918 more words

Make - Do And Mend

Stitching Insults

I was inspired by the Sarah Lucas exhibition that was held at the Whitechapel to create this art piece. At the start of the exhibition there was a plain white wall with 6 framed papers that had various insults written on the plain white paper that women frequently are subjected to. 196 more words

Autumn Work

Windows, wellbeing, stitching and cancer

A room without a view

When I was in hospital I was in a room without a view and it felt extremely claustrophobic. It wasn’t very helpful to my sense of wellbeing. 340 more words


Stitching and bookmaking workshop

We are leading a stitching and simple bookmaking workshop for teachers on 1 May from 4.30-7pm in The Studios, 67 Astley Avenue, Dover, CT16 2PW as part of the Making Futures workshops for teachers. 14 more words


Always Two There Are...A Master and An Apprentice...

Let’s be honest – cross stitching is not exactly the trendiest hobby to have. In fact, when many people hear the words “cross stitch” or “needlework”, it conjures up the image of a little old granny wearing her hand-knitted sweater stitching away on a linen handkerchief and complaining about how the weather is affecting her arthritis. 491 more words

Cross Stitch

Embroider to mend the soul.

So I’ve never embroided anything before, but the more I research cross stitching the more fascinated I become.

There are SO many delightful embroidery ideas out there, which give them some inspiration to create my own and mix and match embroidery with cross stitch. 45 more words