An ‘Unfair Trade’

‘Motivation behind the work has always been a deep interest in my practice from my…

Floss Boss Needle Minder

Halloween + XStitching = Fun

Hello all of my amazing cross stitchers out there! So here we are in the…

Craft Rocks: Health and Safety with a funky Finnish twist

One of my favourite places to visit is Helsinki, a beautiful city, full of lovely…

Detail of Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery work by Paloma Alarcon

The Funk Files: Embroidery Frontiers – Meet Paloma Alarcon

Every year, Hand & Lock organizes a competition for the prestigious Prize for Embroidery to…

Book Review – Textile Landscape

  Introduction Textile Landscape:  Painting with Cloth in Mixed Media by Cas Holmes, published by…