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How to Cross Stitch on Plastic Canvas | Lucie Heaton

We are thrilled to have Lucie Heaton teaching at our Craft Sanctuary event again this October. Recently nominated for Cross Stitch Designer of the Year, Lucie loves to create designs that crafters will be compelled to stitch. In her workshop, guests will be able to stitch a pretty lantern onto plastic canvas. Here, Lucie Heaton…

Genevieve Brading Tells Us Why She Loves The Craft Sanctuary

We are so excited to have Genevieve from Floss & Mischief teaching out the Craft Sanctuary again. You all loved her before, so of course, we asked her to come back! Here, she tells us why she loved her time stitching with you all. I’d never been to a stitching retreat so didn’t quite know…

Stitch Tropicana: Stumpwork, Goldwork & Cross Stitch

Our next Craft sanctuary, Stitch Tropicana, has just launched. We have got some gorgeous projects for you to complete at this summer’s Craft Sanctuary, with two mega-talented tutors teaching you some exciting new techniques. What is it? A luxury weekend retreat for craft lovers from 25th-27th August 2017 Learn the techniques of Stumpwork, Goldwork and…

Helena Ben-Zenou – Guest Blog

Helena Ben-Zenou will be teaching our Craft Sanctuary guests the wonderful art of Needlepoint Tapestry this May. We wanted to find out all about her and how she started POM POM. Helena tells us more… Although I started out as an artist and academic, I have always had a love of all things design, textiles,…

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Stitch into Spring with the Craft Sanctuary

SewandSo is excited to announce the launch of our next Craft Sanctuary event, Stitch into Spring. Contrasting the delicate technique of Blackwork with striking colourful bead embellishment, RSN trained Kate Barlow will guide you through stitching a charming spring scene designed especially for the Craft Sanctuary.The skills of Cross Stitch translate The skills of Cross…

Meet Lucie Heaton | Guest Blog

SewandSo is really excited to have Lucie Heaton teaching a workshop at our upcoming Craft Sanctuary. Here, Lucie tells us all about herself and what she will be teaching at the Craft Sanctuary. I’ve always been a keen crafter and had a love for art and needlework so when I saw a call out in…

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Add a Little Sparkle with our latest Craft Sanctuary

We are very happy to announce the launch of our next Craft Sanctuary retreat! Taking place in February we are adding a little sparkle to this stitch residential. This year we are excited to be heading up North to the beautiful county of Cheshire. Nestled in the heart of the Dane Valley lies Cranage Hall,…