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A Celtic Stitcher

Thoughts on life, stitching and everything else.

A String of Words and Pictures

Mary Pullen is a London-based freelance book artist, illustrator and educator. Exploring the themes of folklore, language and the everyday.

Adele Retter Glass

Glass artist and her practice includes conceptual sculptural pieces, as well as architectural and site-specific installations.

Apollo Stained Glass

Designer, maker, restorer of traditional and contemporary stained glass.

Applied Arts Scotland

A charity run by crafts people for both crafts people and those interested in craft. Includes their blog, with news of exhibitions and events.

Glass Art

Jo Turner, a lampwork glass artist and jewellery designer.

Handmade Happiness

Shop blog celebrating all things made by hand.

HG Makes

Hazel Grainger's visual record of the projects she is working on, the materials she experiments with, and reflections on the objects, books and things she makes.

The Knotty Bear

Barry Brown, practical works of art, inspired by tradition. Ropework, canvas work and net making.

Lace For Study

Thousands of assorted lace, crochet, knitting and textile examples published by a lace enthusiast.


Knitting and crochet with hand-dyed Perran Yarns in Cornwall.

Mishaps in the Making

Male crafter shows his "inked fruit" and other craft projects in clay, paper and inks.

Musings from the Workbench

A Cornish woodworker's 'whitterings'.

Rachel Phillips Glass

Stained glass artist who designs and makes new work for churches, private and public buildings as well as restoration work, news of current projects and interests and images and details of completed projects.

Ruby and the Paper Parade

A little celebration of drawing, printing, stitching and making from Ruth Broadway.

Sue Brown Printmaker

An artist using vitreous enamel and printmaking to tell stories.

Thread and Thrift

Mandy Pattullo, a textile artist and printmaker who works from a studio in a converted manse in Northumberland documents her textile and design.

Tim Lake Ceramics

Creates ceramic drinking bowls and lidded containers through to large platters and jugs.


Focuses on handbag making, with tips, tutorials, photographs and personal news from the UK owner. uhandbag

Why is Glass-artist Margaret Rope So Ignored?

Attempt by an amateur to get some justice for the neglected reputation of Margaret Agnes Rope.

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