|A self-portrait in felt, made before I had all my hair cut off.|
Welcome to the String Empire!
What is this place?The String Empire is a glorious treasure trove of explorations with various textiley things. This includes (but is not limited to) quilting, felting, crochet, knitting, mixed media and so on.
Who am I?
My name is Jenny and I run the Empire. I also blog at Stepping String about travels around the world. You can stalk me on twitter under the username @thestringempire. I'm currently living in Uganda with a large suitcase of craft supplies and very few clothes.
The String Empire reviews books, exhibitions, techniques, blogs and anything that looks fun. If you have any suggestions for reviews please e-mail:
thestringempire (at) gmail (dot) com
The String Empire also provides tips and tutorials.
Pick a category in the 'Topics' box to navigate yourself around. Have fun!