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Sponsor a book in our Stitch & Craft Library

Sponsor a book in our Stitch & Craft Library

February 4, 20160

Dear Friends Would you like to sponsor a book from our Stitch & Craft Library? We have lots of lovely books that could be sponsored, to provide a valuable contribution…

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The Changing Roles of Women Quilt, Touring

The Changing Roles of Women Quilt, Touring

September 20, 20150

Our Changing Roles of Women Quilt has been to Birmingham for the Festival of Quilts held annually at the NEC. While exhibited in this International Festival, it is estimated to…

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Learn to Crochet…a Giant Poppy

Learn to Crochet…a Giant Poppy

September 20, 20150

Like this time last year our current community project has inspired a special crochet class. Last year we made snowflakes for the Christmas festival on Wood Street Plaza (now on…

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Speed Volunteering Stories 1: Adam Pike

June 17, 20150

I’m pleased to announce the first in our Speed Volunteering Stories, from volunteer Adam Pike. Adam took part in two speed volunteering sessions, as one of our Stock Take Superstars…

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Last Chance to be part of The Trolley Project!

June 13, 20150

As a follow up to last year’s Treehouse in the Sky project, Significant Seams has been working with children at local schools and our Social Supportive Sewing and ESL groups to create a…

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E17 Art Trail: ‘Frozen in Time’

May 30, 20150

It’s that time of year again – the E17 Art Trail begins on the 30th of May. This year, 4000 artists are expected to participate in 250 events and exhibitions…

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Kids Time! Celebrate St George’s Day with Significant Seams!

Kids Time! Celebrate St George’s Day with Significant Seams!

April 23, 20150

Wood Street Village Fete: A community celebration of St George’s Day Date: Saturday 25 April 2015 Time: 12 noon -4 pm Place: Wood St Plaza, Walthamstow, London E17    …

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Teenager Freya Pigott’s take on the Changing Roles of Women

Teenager Freya Pigott’s take on the Changing Roles of Women

February 14, 20150

Teenager Freya Pigott has gravitated towards politics following a school art project – it led her to reflect on the role of women today. The completed artwork exhibited at the “Art…

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The Winter Garden of Aspirations

The Winter Garden of Aspirations

November 7, 20140

Snowflakes are one of nature’s most fragile things, but look what they do when they stick together. Verna M. Kelly Poetically, winter evokes endings, finality, sadness, loneliness, and isolation. However,…

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Silver Saturday at Significant Seams

Silver Saturday at Significant Seams

September 24, 20140

Inspired by the Sir Simon Milton Foundation’s Silver Sunday, Significant Seams will be hosting our very own Silver Saturday.  As well as combating the loneliness and isolation of older people,…

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