Author Archive | sewyoursoul

Canned goods & Confectionery

Hi Feltfans, I haven’t updated you in a while as predictably, I’ve been sewing my little heart out but boy, have I got some treats to show you! The canned goods section is 90% finished, the confectionery is at about 70% and I’m well on my way with the cigarettes and tobacco. I’ve been taking […]

Continue Reading 0

My Kickstarter campaign to raise £2,000 for a knitted cornershop is now live

My Kickstarter campaign to raise £2,000 for a knitted cornershop is now live. Please watch the video and pledge for amazing prizes. Please share and spread the word! To pledge, click here: http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/sewyoursoul/the-cornershop In 2014 I, Lucy Sparrow, will be restocking an abandoned Cornershop in London with felt products. Each item- from the bean cans, to […]

Continue Reading 0

“I Can’t Help Thinking…It’s All Your Fault”

This is the piece I did for Modern Panic VI by Guerilla Zoo in November last year. It’s now on show in Cult Mountain on Bethnal Green Road. ‘I Can’t Help Thinking…… It’s All Your Fault’ by Lucy Sparrow, 2013 ‘I Can’t Help Thinking….It’s All Your Fault’ is a sketchbook and diary notes based on […]

Continue Reading 0

Felt Impacts of Tar Sands-A very fluffy protest

Very early this morning and after nine intense days of frantic sewing and knitting, I made my way with the guys from the UK Tar Sands Network to Canada House to protest against the Canada Europe Energy Summit which brought together Canadian ministers and heads of big oil companies planning how to push highly polluting […]

Continue Reading 0

Ministructures: we meet a newspaper editor at Canary Wharf

For our Ministructures series, artist Lucy Sparrow sews us a mini version of a famous London landmark each week. For each one she makes, we interview a person with an interesting story to tell about it. Today we meet Giles Broadbent, 47, newspaper editor.  Tell us what you do in this mighty tower. ‘I’m editor of The Wharf, a newspaper […]

Continue Reading 0

Ministructures: Buckingham Palace

As part of our Ministructures series, artist Lucy Sparrow has made felt versions of London’s landmarks. For each iconic building she stitches, we meet a Londoner connected with it. This week, we talk to Harry Matthew Dodd, 22, student and Director of the Centre of Performing Arts at the University of Westminster. A royalist, huh? ‘I think we’re so lucky to […]

Continue Reading 0