Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Happy International Women's Day 2017









Lotte and Liz

Awa made an amazing orange dress, Christy worked on her tunic and Josephine finished the INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY BANNER


We enjoyed lunch together, worked hard and were brilliant women of the world!

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Magical Stitching





The Magical Stitchers are Liz, Awa, Marry, Laura, Christiana, Mavis.
We continued to create our banner CELEBRATE WOMEN OF THE WORLD.

Discussion
Religon
Friendship
Beliefs
Fate
Internet Dating
Hummus in a Tin

What clothes we want to make...
Awa-trousers
Liz/Laura-skirt



Innocent ate chips.







Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Sharing Skills and Making things fit...

Today's poster
Chrissy is wearing the top she finished today.
The material was from a donation....WE NEED MORE!!


Chrissy's library research...working out how to make something that fits!
Ruhksana helping Chrissy work out the sleeves.
Marry alters a recently acquired top for Bola.



Ruhksana and Laura show a banner they've started making for International Women's Day...

A GREAT DAY



Monday, February 13, 2017

ELASTIC Confidence




Ruksana
Parveen
Awa
Diana
Christy
Laura
Liz
Lotte


CONFIDENT DEVELOPMENTS
 


Menu
Stuffed Vine Leaves
Pitta
Cheese
Sunflower Spread
Noodles
Soup
Satsumas
Cucumber
Bombay Mix




Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Tunic Tuesday




Chrissy -Top for a Wrapper-our native cultural dress for Nigeria-most African countries wear it
Laura -Blog & technical help
Awa -Tunic -that needs elastic to go round the neck so it's gathered
Marry -Dress-to be finished next time
Ruksana -Tunic-to be finished next time
Diana - a Relaxed Time

Tunic
Soup
Noodles

1cm Elastic
Practising sewing in a straight line

Satsumas or Clementines?
Pitta Piper Picked a Pack of Pittas




Tuesday, January 24, 2017

QUESTION CUSHION QUILT






Parveen
Ruksana
Stuffing
White Thread
Think

Marry
Laura
Liz
Water
Lotte

Cushion
 Linda
Elaine
Quilt
Coffee

Pillow
Equal
Apron
Seedbed?
Leeds College of Art

Samosa
Bombay mix
Grapes
AGM?
Research visits?