Passing the time with these little fabric brooches.
Upcoming exhibition at Oxford's Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, 23 March – 22 July 2018
These fabric brooches are handmade from felt, ribbon and scraps of cloth, with a brooch pin sewn on the back. They're a great project for using up offcuts, ends of ribbon, mismatched buttons and sequins. I used a sewing machine to "collage" a background from cloth and ribbon, then cut out heart shapes, backed them... Continue Reading →
I am the kind of person who's incapable of following a recipe. For this reason, I've never been much of a fan of books and magazines that only do step-by-step projects. What I look for is inspiration. Techniques, materials, things I can adapt. My favourite mags for this are Craft Stamper and Cloth, Paper, Scissors.... Continue Reading →