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This bank holiday weekend – Join us for the Wood Street Market Bear Hunt!

This bank holiday weekend – Join us for the Wood Street Market Bear Hunt!

August 21, 20120

We have a lovely white knitted bear in the hunt. She is for sale but with the kind request that we can hold onto her until the end of the…

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Extreme Knitting and Crochet

Extreme Knitting and Crochet

August 16, 20123

These Giant Crocheted Lions are guarding the Natural History Museum during the festivities of this summer – and inspiring the extreme in our local crafting community! Have you seen extreme…

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Stitching community together

August 6, 20120

Lady Godiva’s arrival in Walthamstow yesterday was beautiful… But the community project to welcome her, led by Studio 3 Arts, was inspiring. The grounds of town hall were transformed from…

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Independent’s Day Celebrations: towards a collective & independent view of our community

Independent’s Day Celebrations: towards a collective & independent view of our community

June 26, 20121

Have you heard of Mary Portas? Do you know about her recommendations to government about the future of our High Streets? She has a brilliant little manifesto – a vision…

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The Soft Opening: with fab photos from Mark Burton

The Soft Opening: with fab photos from Mark Burton

June 22, 20121

So last night was the official opening of SOFT, an exhibition of textile art works created by people from around E17. I was  humbled and moved by the 1) the…

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SOFT exhibition launches

SOFT exhibition launches

June 18, 20122

This week the exhibition we’ve co-curated with The Mill on Coppermill Lane is opening. Behind the scenes, I know the exhibit is up! You can sneak in for a preview…

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London calling: a sneak peek at the BT Artbox project | Crafty Crafty

June 11, 20120

London calling: a sneak peek at the BT Artbox project | Crafty Crafty.

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Bunting, Baubles, and Fascinators, Oh My!

Bunting, Baubles, and Fascinators, Oh My!

May 31, 20122

Have you been to see our new home in Wood Street Market yet? Today we are holding our last FREE BUNTING MAKING workshop for Wood Street Ward residents (4-5pm). (Yesterday…

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The Jubilee Jelly Roll Race

The Jubilee Jelly Roll Race

May 29, 20122

What’s a Jelly Roll Race you ask? Well a Jelly Roll is a gorgeous roll of fabric strips, all colour co-ordinated ready to be turned into a scrappy quilt. Oh,…

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Me and My Machine MOT

Me and My Machine MOT

May 28, 20120

We’re going to have a blitz of sewing machine servicing during the half term week at the Hub. We’re having a sewing machine maven visit to service machines, oil, tune-up…

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