Book Review – Inspiration Kantha: Creative Stitchery and Quilting with Asia’s Ancient Technique

Introduction  Kantha….what’s that?  Be prepared to find out in this publication written by Anna Hergert, published by Schiffer Publishing Ltd. This book is titled ‘inspirational’, but why?  Lets go through a few highlights…. Who is the book for? Kanthas in brief, are traditionally embroidered fabrics created by women in northern…

ARTeries: Pick of the Pops!

For two years, the wonderful Arlee Barr wrote a monthly post on the site, exploring art techniques, theory and practice. They were fascinating articles and we’d like to share a list of some of her earlier posts for you to peruse: ARTeries – Embroideries of the World: Kantha – Arlee explores ethnic…