Book Review – Creative Cloth Explorations

  Creative Cloth Explorations:  Adventures in Fairy-Inspired Fiber Art Introduction Okay, so it is a pretty niche sounding title, but can we judge this book by its colourful ethereal cover?  Lets take a look… Who is it aimed at? Culea covers the basics and provides information and guidance on using…

XStitchers of Instagram – Pootlesmoon

Welcome to XStitchers of Instagram where we share a groovy Instagrammer whose needlework deserves more attention! This month it’s Alison Carpenter-Hughes, aka Pootlesmoon! Her use of free machine embroidery is both dynamic and touching, with threads flowing free from lifelike portraits. The artworks push at dimensions and encourage you to…