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YouAreTheWeakestLinkGoodbye Tue 04-Feb-14 18:45:26

I have just realised there is a forum on mumsnet about this, so i thought i could ask here for some ideas. I have recently picked up an interest in art and craft (in the last 6-8 moths or so). I have mainly been doing sewing and cross stitch. My question really is where could I go from here, expanding into other areas(not just sewing), I am looking for beginner projects. smile

craftynclothy Tue 04-Feb-14 19:14:42

I started out making jewellery then moved on to sewing via an evening class. I then added in felting, crochet, dyeing and quilting.

Is there a particular requirement? e.g. I crochet and do hand sewing in front of the tv. Wet felting can be done with the kids.

YouAreTheWeakestLinkGoodbye Tue 04-Feb-14 20:42:52

Thanks craftynclothy, no I have no particular requirements, just want some ideas grin

HectorVector Tue 04-Feb-14 21:22:53

Are you on Pinterest.... You'll find ideas galore on there.

YouAreTheWeakestLinkGoodbye Tue 04-Feb-14 21:40:27

HectorVector, thanks for the idea, do they have beginner ideas too?

HectorVector Tue 04-Feb-14 22:54:56

Yes... Just join Pinterest and search for say... 'Sewing tutorials' 'crochet tutorials' 'quilting tutorials' etc... Add beginner to the search if you're nervous. smile

YouAreTheWeakestLinkGoodbye Wed 05-Feb-14 07:22:09

Thanks everybody, you've been a great help! smile

craftynclothy Wed 05-Feb-14 10:43:05

I also do what HectorVector says using Google. Search for <craft name> tutorial and then click the images button so you can see the items.

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