The Creative Sanctuary has been flooded!! It heartbreaking to see my friend’s lovely shop in such a poor state. Angela has worked so hard to make her dream a reality and making the shop….well as the name suggests creative sanctuary.
But spirits cannot be beaten and the show must go on! There’s nothing like a disaster to make the community come together, and what a community it is in Hertford! An overwhelming support for lovely Angela.
The lovely people at the Simply Holmes estate agents offered us to use their premises for workshops, and I have to say I have really enjoyed myself and the ladies too. It’s very nice to do things out of the ordinary and it just proves that you can do any sort of craft anywhere all you need is a bit of willingness to try new things.
The creative Sanctuary is open as usual for business on line at http://www.thecreativesanctuary.com and all the workshops are taking place, so please visit the website and give Angela your support 🙂
Before the flood from above (that is the flat above not the heavens) Angela hosted an afternoon with Debbie Bliss, who come over with her rather yummy new collection. It’s very exciting to meet such well established designers and hear their stories behind every design and where they get their inspirations. She mostly spoken about the importance of buying and supporting British wool and her global style collection which is based on original designs by Melody Griffiths.
It was really nice to meet so many new people, especially at the pub where all the other routes came together. I got invited to lots of knitting clubs around me, which is fantastic as I have been looking for a club near me to join and I will definitely join as soon as I get a bit more organised with my time The lovely ladies from Ravelry flew over and gave away lots of prizes donated by sponsors.
the crawl was such a success that I bet will be definitely happening next year and I thoroughly recommend it, if you can, do attend! you won’t regret it, it’s a hoot!