Fairisle Knitting

by on July 12, 2012

We are exploring fairisle knitting at the moment, and I am discovering how beautiful it can be. 

 With those wonderful geometric patterns.

Makes a very cute beanie

 

 It feels kind of ancient and homely

It’s definitely fireside knitting

Lots of counting and concentration

But what a thrill to produce something so intricate and beautiful

If you too are intruiguied, we are running an introductory class on the 29th July,

Unfortunatley no fire this time, but we’ll make sure it’s warm….

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Take some time out

by on July 2, 2012

Make a Quilt this month

There is something so cosy and homely about a handmade quilt,

It’s an opportunity to use up some favourite fabric bits you may have at home.

or go all out with a fresh new colour scheme.

Either way in this class you will learn the beautiful and satisfying art of quilting.

Your very passionate and experienced teacher Lisa will guide you with her very skillful eye in the right direction with colour matching and piecing.

Take a look at the classes page for details

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Colouring In

June 19, 2012

I love colouring in….. getting lost in a little section of paper, trying to stay in the lines, playing with colours. The satisfaction of sharpening a blunt pencil, and then that lovely pointy sharp end. It’s actually pretty relaxing. Well local artist Lisa Foote has taken on adult colouring in, and made it even better [...]

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Felting Class with Leonie

May 31, 2012

If you’re local to Bellingen and have had some interest in felting over the years, there is a good chance you have seen Leonie’s felting. I think I can safely say she has mastered her craft… She has been at it for a long time and produces beautiful work, hats, vests, and other clothing. She [...]

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Craft In this Saturday

May 23, 2012

It’s Crafternoon time again……..1-3pm this Saturday 26th May. Bring along your own craft project and enjoy a hot cup of chai and some yummy cake for $5 We welcome everyone, even if you havn’t got anything to bring along, we will have lovely patterns and magazines to get you inspired. We hope to see you [...]

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