'CUSHIONS FOR OLYMPIC ATHLETES' - The project aims for the British Public to make 20,000 cushions via various methods from 100% British Wool - the plan is that each Olympic & Paralympic Athlete will receive a cushion, made of British wool, as a gift from the British public for more information go to http://www.woolsack.org
Or contact co-ordinator Julie McCabe via e.mail firstname.lastname@example.org or mobile 07814698685 or visit her website www.juliemccabe.co.uk
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Hello everyone, I trust you’ve all had a fun Christmas & New Year,
I have now put photos of all the knitted cushions on this Blog – please click on HERE IS OUR GALLERY OF KNITTED CUSHIONS – BELOW THEN SCROLL DOWN THE PAGE TO VIEW THE CUSHIONS.
They are all amazing – well done everyone………..
We have made a total of 43 cushions .... which are now being forwarded to Wool sack for stuffing & storage ready for the Olympics... as word has spread, there are still more being made around the region so thanks to everyone who has been involved & good luck with your next projects...
Sunday, 18 December 2011
Monday, 21 November 2011
We've had a fun few felt-making sessions at the Park Community Centre & Southill Day Centre. We are using our felt pieces to make up one side of our cushions then we'll sew on backs that are 100% British wool fabric.
Monday, 7 November 2011
After weeks of workshops we now are starting to see the results. here are the first completed cushions to be handed in, aren't they fabulous................................................