Craftivism: How you can make a difference through craft

Craftivism: How you can make a difference through craft

 Have you ever thought about crafting for a cause? I first met Sarah Corbett (founder of the Craftivist Collective) a couple of years ago when I attended one of her workshops, purely by chance, at the BUST Craftacular Christmas fair in 2011. I’d never heard of...
Saying goodbye to 2013 and my goals for 2014

Saying goodbye to 2013 and my goals for 2014

Happy New Year! At the start of the year everyone’s on a bit of a come down from the Christmas festivities as we all return to work. But January is a great time to look at our lives, review the last 12 months and think about what we could do to make the New Year a...
Renegade Craft Fair London 2013

Renegade Craft Fair London 2013

So, if you didn’t already know it (where have you been if not?) last weekend, Renegade Craft Fair hit London for their third year in Shoreditch, at Brick Lane’s Old Truman Brewery. Just for those who have had their head in the non-craft clouds; RCF is...

A fresh start…

Well hello there. Gosh it’s been a long time. I think you might need a cuppa and a sit down to prepare you for this post. I can’t say it’s going to be all that focused but I can tell you that there is a happy ending and lots of exciting news so bare...

Take part in Make, Thrift London's first focus groups

Sorry it’s been a little while..you may have wondered why I’ve gone off the radar a bit this month? Don’t tell anyone but I’ve been busy working on some new workshops. A couple of them will be popping up in the next few weeks so watch this...