All Info About Jewelry Making

Anne Helmenstine has collated together a number of jewellery resources and instructional articles on the All Info About Jewelry Making The instructional articles are well illustrated and described. Skill levels are stated and instructions are clearly written. Many of the designs could be adapted to use in crazy quilting projects. …

Patterns for Needlework at La Couturiere Parisienne

Patterns for Needlework houses patterns published in ladies’ magazines dating as far back as 1859. Sorted by date and topic area you can browse the instructions, which are simply scanned. There are lots of old embroidery, bobbin lace, crochet, knit, braiding and beadwork designs. These scans have been published on …

Masks, Textiles, Beadwork and paper Frida Kahlo dolls at the Arizona State Museum

Over 500 contemporary Mexican masks are held in the Ethnological Mask Collection at the Arizona State Museum. Unfortunately there are only few images online. The same is true of the textiles collection with 3550 items only a few are on the website to browse. Beadwork and basketry is also held …

January Fabric Postcard

My January fabric postcard  is a response to living in Canberra the ‘bush capital’ and my first attempt at a fabric postcard. When ever you walk in the Australian bush the ground is covered in twigs leaves, bits and pieces of organic matter that provide homes for a rich insect …