Finding Zen

Routine:  drill, practice, procedure, pattern.  Ritual: ceremony, protocol, order, custom.  Zen: the value of meditation and intuition. Even the most aspirational artist experiences challenges, so what exactly is it that gets you through your day?. That daily grind...

The Attitude of Learning

Learning is a skill, but it’s also an attitude.  Memorising facts and figures, for some, is where it’s at – but that can be risky – where’s the solid footing?  And it’s from that substantial knowledge base, that understanding...

Stitch Nirvarna

‘The rhythm of the stitch simply takes over.  Like gossamer, my threads spin an exquisitely protective web about me. Heaven, here I come.’  Cathy Jack Coupland And that’s just the way I like it, thank you very much.  Once I’m at my machine that...

Find Your Unique Style Quick Quiz

‘Style is a way of saying something without having to speak.’  Rachel Zoe You don’t have to utter one word.  People should be able to recognise your work by your style.  It’s your brand, your stamp and should express your uniqueness. So many...