• Lucy Larcom reading
    Books, Writing Life

    Inspiring Books for Writers

    A photo posted by Leanne Prain (@leanneprain) on Apr 19, 2015 at 11:35am PDT I just finished my first round of Stitched Stories, a 12 week e-course on writing about textiles. Later…

  • Books

    Making a Thing a Day

    If you read my newsletter, you  know that I’m taking a design course right now. My course is on the subject of ideation or idea development, and as part of our homework,…

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    Artist Interviews

    What’s Next for Jennifer Cooper

    Jennifer Cooper: 1/ 3 scale of a cod fishing dory with a stitched story about the Newfoundland dory fishermen. Photos used with permission of the artist. Textile artist Jennifer Cooper’s work Prayer…

  • Speaking Engagements

    Booking Myself for 2015

    I’ve been offline the last couple of weeks as I’ve been tidying, and brainstorming, and sketching out some NEW (to be revealed next year) projects, which take a certain amount of quiet time…