Category: sewing

February Art Month 2015

blank-canvas

We so loved our first Art Month experience in 2013 that we’re going for it again. Our members’ creations to date are: February 1: wet felted mandala by Sheila Ie “This mandala was constructed during a workshop facilitated by Nancy Wesley of NanC Designs.┬áIt took about 4 hours to construct from conception to finish and…

Sew Easy

sewing supplies

For our second Renaissance Women workshop we decided to learn to sew from a pattern. Patterns have always seemed like some other world to me. Delicate paper that makes me think of old people’s skin. A whole new language of “notions.” And, while the clothes pictured on the pattern envelopes are frequently unstylish, I want…