Elin Oppegård

Elin Oppegård

Elin Oppegård
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Die Knüpfwerkstatt

Die Knüpfwerkstatt

Get creative with these ideas for crafts made of recycled materials.

Get creative with these ideas for crafts made of recycled materials.

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Stacy Zink became interested in textiles at a young age and was reconstructing garments by age 9. A love of dying and surface design soon followed. Throughout her career, she worked for various designers, dying, weaving and sewing until she began exhibiting her own work and showing at national shows through the American Craft Council in 2005. Due to the time consuming nature of this work, Stacy’s focus shifted after becoming a mother to hand work which she can do almost anywhere. It was…

Stacy Zink became interested in textiles at a young age and was reconstructing garments by age 9. A love of dying and surface design soon followed. Throughout her career, she worked for various designers, dying, weaving and sewing until she began exhibiting her own work and showing at national shows through the American Craft Council in 2005. Due to the time consuming nature of this work, Stacy’s focus shifted after becoming a mother to hand work which she can do almost anywhere. It was…

Sashiko stitching

Sashiko stitching

sashiko and other stitching: sashiko

sashiko and other stitching: sashiko

My teaching samples for the Repair & Disrepair workshop at Harewood House last weekend.

My teaching samples for the Repair & Disrepair workshop at Harewood House last weekend.

Mending li'l jeans... with embroidery. Gumbo Lily

Mending li'l jeans... with embroidery. Gumbo Lily

The needle used a binding stylus for the yarn and an embroidery needle with the tip turned back. It is convenient for picking thread.

The needle used a binding stylus for the yarn and an embroidery needle with the tip turned back. It is convenient for picking thread.

Boro; Japanese mending technique (for jeans) - photo by www.bonthuishouden.nl

Boro; Japanese mending technique (for jeans) - photo by www.bonthuishouden.nl