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Textiles display from the Arts Degree show, Loughborough University

Loughborough University Arts Degree Show 2019

Arts Degree Show 2019 Recently I visited the Arts Degree Show at Loughborough University. Students learn both traditional hand processes and digital technologies during the Textiles: Innovation and Design degree at Loughborough University. The degree show gives the final year students an opportunity to display the best of their work for public view. Students follow one […]

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Tapestry weaving with West Dean College at Art in Action 2015

Art in Action 2015

It’s July, It’s Art in Action 2015 On Saturday we went to Art in Action 2015, one of our favourite events. One of the joys of Art in Action is to watch artists and craftspeople demonstrate their skills and discuss their work with them. “How do you do… ?” is a common question. I love finding out the techniques used in […]

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Machine knitted outfit by Camille Hardwick, The Knitting and Stitching Show, 2014

Fibre, Yarn and Fabric Festival Dates July – Dec 2015

Inspirational Days Out Up-to-date details of UK yarn and fibre festivals are now here. Here are fibre, yarn and fabric festival dates for July to December 2015. I have included their dates, locations and links to websites. July Art in Action 16-19 July 2015 Waterperry House, Waterperry, Oxford, OX33 1JZ Art in Action website. Read about my […]

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Two cute knitted bunnys made from one square of garter stitch

How to Make a Bunny from a Knitted Square

Tips on Making a Bunny from a Knitted Square I’ve been demonstrating how to transform a knitted square into a bunny to various groups of knitters, since I wrote the introduction to Bunny from a Square. There’s always a moment when people see the bunny emerging from the square; it’s quite magical if you have never seen this. […]

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