Links

Blogs I follow

Dog-Daisy Chains   Lovely embroidery and interesting blog

Being Mrs Carmichael  Funny, caustic and endearing reflections on life

Doing What Matters  An art-therapists blog on ‘health, community, creativity, leisure and life in general’.

Textile Snippets Marian Hall’s textile blog

Dancing with sunflowers  Janice Heppenstall’s blog; creativity, stitched things, observations on the world (and sunflowers)

The Textile Blog  A fantastic resource; images and observations on textiles and surface decoration, nature, creativity and being human

Ranhana’s Craft Blogspot Photos and writing about Indian arts, crafts and textiles

 Some inspiring websites

Jenny Pickford, Artist-Blacksmith  Wrought-iron combined with coloured glass

Louise Durham, Stained-glass  Stained-glass and driftwood garden installations

Textileartist.org  Articles on all things textile-art related, interviews with textile artists, photos of textile art.

Meredith Woolnough  The most exquisite and delicate machine-embroidered textile art.

Top blogs by crafters A big collection of textile and craft blogs

Sew In Brighton A great sewing centre in Brighton, with lessons in pattern-cutting and dressmaking.