Q & A: Adapting Strip Quilting

Q & A: Adapting Strip Quilting

Questions: Where does a Visually Impaired person start when it comes to quilting or is quilting possible? Yes, quilting is possible to do non-visually. I have found the strip quilting method is not complicated non-visually. This technique is conducive to team sewing,...
Knitting without Sight

Knitting without Sight

Many knitters knit without looking while conversing with others and may not think about that fact. When I point this out to sighted knitters they then realize, yes; they do knit often without looking. Here are ideas to make it easier to knit with vision loss....
Q & A: What’s in your sewing box?

Q & A: What’s in your sewing box?

To enjoy your sewing, mending and needle arts projects it helps to have the right tools or notions. Here is a list of basics found in or with my portable sewing case and in a sewing box. Yes, I use two or more containers with basics; works well to take items on the go...
Q & A: Recommend 2015 Sewing Machines for VI/Blind

Q & A: Recommend 2015 Sewing Machines for VI/Blind

Question: What current 2015 models of sewing machines would you recommend for someone visually impaired? Recently, I was at a sewing machine shop looking at machines to check out current models for my visually impaired students. It is best and easiest if the machine...
“How To Enjoy Machine Sewing Without Sight”

“How To Enjoy Machine Sewing Without Sight”

The machine sewing book is finished! Can be purchased at this link- Needle Arts with Vision Loss: How to Enjoy Machine Sewing Without Sight: https://smashwords.com/books/view/530511 You can sew without sight! “How To Enjoy Machine Sewing Without Sight” is...