Getting to Know: Diana Figueiredo

Getting to Know: Diana Figueiredo

Diana Figueiredo’s work – both the 2D and 3D – has been a source of delight to many visitors to The Blue Room. Here’s an opportunity to get to know a little bit more about her. Where were you born? How long have you lived in the area? I was...
Nailsea Knits – Pattern for Mittens

Nailsea Knits – Pattern for Mittens

Here’s a pattern for mittens – with sizes ranging from 2/4 years through to Man size!  A printed version of the pattern is available in the shop, but if you can’t get in, I’d advise printing off the pattern and high-lighting the size...
Getting to Know: Sarah Quick

Getting to Know: Sarah Quick

Sarah Quick is our Exhibitor of the Month for September. Lots of you will know Sarah from her fantastic fused glass and textile work. And, of course, from her very popular workshops! Where were you born? How long have you lived in North Somerset? I was born in Weston...
Nailsea Knits – Pattern for Adult Hat

Nailsea Knits – Pattern for Adult Hat

ADULT HAT Uses approx 60g DK yarn. TIP: Not sure you have enough yarn? Why not weigh it! Don’t forget it can be stripey!         Using 3.25mm (UK Size 10) needles cast on 120 stitches. Work 14 rows in K2, P2 rib Change to 4mm (UK Size 8) needles and starting...
Nailsea Knits for those in Need

Nailsea Knits for those in Need

Nailsea Knits for those in Need   We’re launching our annual community project in September and we need your helping hands. So many people around the world are in desperate need, we wanted to do something to help. When one of my team of exhibitors, Lesley...
Hygge

Hygge

Hygge (pronounced hue-gah) came second only to ‘Brexit’ as word of the year in the UK in 2016. The eagled-eyed among you may have spotted the word in the description of Weave a Peg Loom Rug with @BigSkyTextiles workshop, which urges you to ‘Come...