Crafting is still being done by members but gardens and even card making are still definitely having priority. We continue to keep in touch by email and WhatsApp. One member has made this delicate baby blanket. Helen Salisbury
Gardening seems to have taken priority at the moment during this period of late spring sunshine. However, regular updates are done by email and WhatsApp. This is a picture of a baby blanket and jacket for a prem baby made by one of our members. Helen
The eeriness of our quiet streets may have prompted one member to crochet these Martians! We are keeping in touch by WhatsApp and email. Helen Salisbury
One of our members has been busy during this period of self isolation and has crocheted some Martians!
Our crafters were busy last autumn and a parcel sent off to our UK contact, Davy Chilakalaka, who took them with him on a recent visit to his home village in Kasupe . (Click on the link to read all about the project). It’s so rewarding to see our efforts being worn by the children. […]
Donated fabric was used to make these 5 toddler sized dresses for the Kasupe project in Malawi.
Various items have recently been donated to the Neo Natal Unit at Leicester Royal Infirmary. If you would like to join us on the third Monday of each month, 10.30 am to 12 noon at Louisa’s Place on St Mary’s Road, we would be pleased to see you. Helen Salisbury
Do you remember the excellent talk we had at a monthly meeting early in 2019 from the local representative for Mercy Ships? Well, several of the Crafting for Charities members started knitting and sewing and just before Christmas sent off a box of teddies, to be distributed to children using the hospital facilities. We had […]
Members enjoyed welcome hot drinks at the newly refurbished Louisa’s Place and were able to pass on a range of knitted and crocheted items created during the winter evenings. The picture shows some colourful baby blankets. Charities to benefit are the Kasupe Project in Malawi, SANDS (Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Society) and babies (prem and […]
Use those long, dark evenings to make items for charities, local or international. Any craft is welcome and we hope you can join us at Louisa’s Place at 10.30 am on the third Monday of each month. Helen Salisbury