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Roobedo has been busy!

I have spent the last few months dreaming, planning and making as best I can. Amongst designing new products, I’ve also been learning how to repair and service my own sewing machines (more to come about that later) and after several enquiries I am excited to announce that I am now offering one-to-one sewing lessons, […]

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CLOTH#20 Online

Roobedo will be showing at CLOTH for the third year running – this fab event showcases beautiful textiles direct from the makers. CLOTH#20 will be this year ONLINE, and will be launching on 22nd August 2020 at the following link: https://pickone-productions.webflow.io/cloth20 at 10.00am GMT. This online space will host 50 makers from around the world, giving you […]

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Spring 2020

On my birthday this year, I wasn’t aware of the fact that it was the day of the first recorded case of Corona Virus in the UK. Since then, during the UK Lock-down, I’ve found my walks up the hill behind my house a peaceful retreat, and I’ve been counting my blessings and all my […]

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The Circular Model

Delighted to be approached by Circular Tayside and included in the ‘Be Inspired’ section of this initiative.  I have always had thrift at the heart of my very being, and this has spilled into my practice, and I’ve come to realise that it is more important than ever! I’m looking forward to running more workshops […]

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Artists Collective Opens Unique Experience in Pitlochry

26 Aug 2019, Nicola Martin https://www.smallcitybigpersonality.co.uk/Beyond-the-Bothy-Artist-Collective Artist collective, Beyond The Bothy, will pop up in the evocative Heritage centre, Pitlochry this year as part of Perthshire Open Studios. (7-15 September, 2019). The group of six artists have taken up residence in the Centre and will offer a refreshing, seasonal tonic with a range of curative […]

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Roobedo Events 2019

I’m delighted to be travelling to the capital later this month to take part once again in CLOTH#19. Now in its second year, CLOTH#19 is a self funded curated, selling event, held annually in the prestigious Dovecot Studios in Edinburgh for hand made textiles.  This is a chance to see my new range of certified […]

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From the Islands to the Highlands with Roobedo

What inspires me and a little about my artistic process. Listen and view my Blether Box talk I did in June 2019 here>> I was asked to speak at the debut Pitlochry and District Adult Education Association’s Blether Box evening.  Blether Box is a new way of bringing people together in the local and surrounding Pitlochry area. […]

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Eco-home sewing projects with Roobedo

Monday nights in June, 7-9pm with Climate Cafe Birnam  (FREE) at  https://www.birnamarts.com/whats-on-events-at-birnam-arts/ 4 evenings of simple sewing projects for you and your home to help replace the need for some single use items currently in use. Items will include coffee-sack scrubbers, reusable face pads, cloth bowl covers, produce cloth bags etc. Each evening you will be […]

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