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Carlisle – June 2019 – Beeswax Wraps

This month in Carlisle Business Interaction Centre we made Beeswax Wraps! Beeswax wraps are a lovely eco-alternative to cling film. They can be used to keep any cold food fresh and protected. They can be used over and over again which helps reduce rubbish.

Allonby – June 2019 – Beeswax Wraps

This month in Allonby we made Beeswax Wraps! We made beeswax wraps which are a lovely eco-alternative to cling film. They can be used to keep any cold food fresh and protected. They can be used over and over again which helps reduce rubbish. We also created letters of thanks […]

June 2018 – Apron Constructing

One of our aims for Myriad Studio is to try and be as friendly to the earth as possible – plastic free(ish), carbon neutral and kind! Something we wanted to do to help achieve this was to make our own fabric aprons out of the masses of fabric we had […]

April 2018 – Cumbrian Art Attack

This month we created out own Cumbrian Art Attack! Inspired by Neil Buchanan on his programme Art Attack, we created a massive artwork about Cumbria on the floor of the engine bay at Eden Arts! We made a list of many things we love about Cumbria and spent an hour and a […]

January 2018 – Stitch a Tree

This month we created contributions to the Stitch a Tree project by Thread Bearing Witness. This project aims to connect communities and individuals across the UK to show support for displaced people around the world. Participants are invited to stitch a tree which will be arranged into a large embroidery […]

July 2017 – Cumbrian Patchwork

  This month we got together to create a fabric patch for the Cumbria people’s patchwork! The people’s patchwork being created by The Quilters Guild and BBC Cumbria to celebrate 50 years of local radio sewing communities together. We created a 10″/25cm patch featuring something we love about the Cumbria like sheep, fells, […]

June 2017 – Weaving

This month we had a go at weaving with the wonderful Maud Mercier! She had created cardboard looms for us and provided lots of wool for us to use. It was a wonderfully relaxing evening of chatting and weaving!

January 2017 – Crocheting Penrith Purple!

In our January Session we learnt how to crochet with the help of the wonderful Sandra Kendal. 5 of the people who attended had never crocheted before, after the 2 hours they could crochet! It was all in aid of #turnpenrithpurple which saw Penrith covered in purple crochet and knitting in […]