About a year ago when The Resource Exchange moved to it’s new location, I bought some great 100% wool yarn. I had no idea what I was going to make with it, but $2 for a spool of wool yarn was too good to pass up. Like all materials at The Resource Exchange, the yarn came with it’s own back story. The yarn was initially spun and sold to a carpet factory in Langhorne. Unfortunately the factory had a fire and was left trying to save their good yarn from landfill. Of course this is where The Resource Exchange comes … Continue reading
Thanks to Emily Schnellbacher and the participants of the Eco Soft Sculpture Workshop! We had a great time disocovering how to make our own soft sculpture patterns. Participant Suzie said, “It was fun, totally mind-expanding, and it opened a door for me that will influence my 3-D work in the future. I can’t wait to explore the possibilities and learn more. I love the meditative quality of sewing.Thankyouthankyouthankyou Emily!” Don’t miss our next reCreate events in February… Sunday, Feb. 8, 2pm-4pm Opening Reception: reCreate Featured Artist Jenn Pascoe Join us at The Resource Exchange for a reception to open … Continue reading
Remember seeing all those silk screening supplies in the store recently? Well, Robin and Christina bought the reclaimed silk screening supplies to make their own shirts for their food truck business, Greek Street Food Truck. They taught themselves how to silk screen and are experimenting with the designs and equipment they found here at the re!