All these bears were handmade using memorable pieces of clothing or fabrics and were machine & hand sewn by Medway participants. For all of Unravel & Unwind’s classes visit our website or for shorter more general information sign up to our weekly newsletter.
“My mother bought me this book in 2012 and it inspired me to start making dolls and I haven’t looked back since. I had recently had an operation and this craft really made me feel like I was putting myself back together again. Since then I have gone on to design my own dolls – here is a picture of a doll that I created to look like me!” You can find out more about Bernice’s work as a fine artist here
Last week we held a social evening for our volunteers to help us shape Unravel & Unwind CIC for the future. One of the questions we asked was “What would you like to see in the future?” and we wanted to share the results with you all (also it’s a way we can refer back to the ideas later on). Continue reading “The Future is NOW!!!”→
This will be my first tutorial, so do please bear with me. I was asked last week if I could turn some shirts into cushion covers. Of course I said yes, it can’t be hard to do. Then I was asked to ensure that the shirts stay intact. Continue reading “Upcycled Memory Shirt tutorial”→