Category Archives: Machine Stitching


The background was printed and I used a mixture of fabric and stitch for the sea.

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Body and Society: A 10 foot cloth/hanging

My original concept started when I read an article in the Guardian in March 2012 the “Rise and rise in solo living”. It was about the phenomena that more and more people are choosing to live alone within large cities … Continue reading

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Machine stitching exercise

The exercise here was to incorporate all kinds of free machine stitch into a sample.  We needed to include: straight stitch, zigzag stitch, granite stitch, whip stitch, cable stitch and  feather stitch Advice included running the machine fast, but moving one’s … Continue reading

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