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Reactive inksRead MoreJuly 25, 2014


Now, I like colour. Lots and lots of it. And so this project, courtesy of our mates across at designboom.com is just up my street.

Traditional craftsRead MoreJuly 20, 2014

Every so often the idea that traditional crafts are disappearing comes up in the media. We are alarmed by stories of the last person to make this or the final end of a craft that has existed for decades.

Electronic fabricRead MoreJuly 18, 2014

Here is an interesting project brought to our attention by the magic of Twitter via Angharad McLaren.

Shetland Wool Week 2014Read MoreJuly 16, 2014


This year the Wool Week celebrations are bigger and better than ever! Ten days of all things woolly including tours, visits, workshops and talks.

Make WorksRead MoreJuly 15, 2014

Last year the Make Works team visited us to make a short video for their online directory.

Ann SuttonRead MoreJuly 12, 2014

Ann Sutton's art opening in Church Street, Marylebone, was one of the reasons for this recent trip to London.

A visit to LondonRead MoreJuly 11, 2014


To make up for the lack of newsletter last week, here is the reason why! A visit to London and Paris is always exciting. This trip has been no exception.

Birdsong and knittingRead MoreJuly 10, 2014

Now I realise that this is late and for that I apologise but it is a fascinating idea that we wanted to share.

The 40 000 year old needleRead MoreJune 26, 2014

This week I have been sewing up small items as prototypes and samples. Luckily I have a sewing machine and that makes the job much easier.

Claudy JongstraRead MoreJune 26, 2014

The Dutch artist Claudy Jongstra is well-known for her work with felted wool.