The Slow Stitching Movement Getaway: Autumn 2015

  The first Slow Stitching Movement Getaway was held at the Lambertville Inn in Lambertville, New Jersey in April.  It was a transformative experience for many of those who attended as well as a relaxing, reflective, and educational 4 days. There were 30 attendees and the Slow Stitching Movement Getaway sold out in a matter […]

Guest Blogger: Bead & Fiber Artist, Teacher, and Slow Stitcher, Lisa Binkley, On Connecting with Ourselves and Others! PLUS Popular Designer, Karen Montgomery, Shares Slow Stitching on our Podcast!

Connecting through Slow Stitching by Lisa Binkley Back in my teens and early 20s I had sincere and romantic notions about a hand-made life. I excitedly awaited my post-college days and the joys of creating everything from baskets and candles to rugs, quilts, and fresh hot bread all by hand and on a regular basis. […]

Guest Blogger Lorri Lee Chambers Talks About Her Slow Stitching and Art Quilt Process

Any Creative Dream Can Be Yours if You Just Believe and Move Forward — If Only a Little at a Time. by Lorri Lee Chambers I have followed the path of Mr. Mark [Mark Lipinski] for a while and checked out his Slow Stitching Movement website and the Facebook page ( loved the story about the old man knitting […]

Guest Blogger and Veteran, David Martinez Finds Solace in Slow Stitching

An Injury Lead Me to Slow Stitching  by David Martinez I am a disabled Marine Corps veteran. The Marine Corps places a lot of importance on optimal physical condition and ability, so it can be a real blow to one’s self-esteem to become disabled as a result of military life. Both my physical issues and […]

Guest Blogger, Cheryl Arkison Shares How Slow Stitching Makes Her a Better Parent

How Slow Stitching Makes me a Better Parent By Cheryl Arkison I often say that having my first daughter allowed me to be who I really am. Yes, she made me a mother. But she also made me realize that to be the best mother, the best role model to her, I had to be […]

Guest Blogger, Liz Kettle, Explains Her Wonderful Daily Stitch Meditations

Healing Stitch Meditations In Search of Nirvana? By Liz Kettle My transition from speed stitching to slow stitching wasn’t as much a single conscious decision as it was a series of tiny intuitive hits that pushed me toward what has become my Stitch Meditations. It all started just after my first book, Fabric Embellishing: the Basics and […]