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Back Stitch with Steph Davidson

Freelance textiles Artist Steph Davidson has been working with RIG Arts for the past 12 weeks to deliver textiles workshops inspired by Broomhill’s heritage. With the Merino Mill being situated just up the hill from the Art Flat, employing 1000s of women (and some men!) from the area, we thought it was about time we revisited some practical textiles skills, new and old. 339 more words

Greenock

Gingham Flora dress

So, if you’re a living breathing human you would have realised by now that this summer is ALL about gingham. Seriously. Try walking down any high road and I bet you’ll see at least three pieces of gingham clothing – either in shop windows or on the shoppers themselves. 305 more words

Dressmaking

"Greco-Roman" outfit 

Be Hellenistic, not fatalistic.


A friend of mine is going to the annual convention of the Society for Creative Anachronism, otherwise known as the Pennsic War. 227 more words

Design

Rangemark 

After we heard about Rangemark and learned more about its founder and designer, Kathryn Wieldraayer, we just had to showcase their work. They design and produce hand printed textiles for the home using 100% organic linen and block prints that Kathryn draws out my hand.   156 more words

Art