Gail

Gail

I got word yesterday that Gail had passed. Gail. I saw her face before my eyes. Full of light. Always so full of light. Gail became a volunteer with the Sewing Machine Project several years ago. She loved tinkering with old sewing machines. Not much use for the high...

#BlackLivesMatter

#BlackLivesMatter

As an organization we typically are not a part of political discussions but the call for deep change within the very bones of our society is one to which we all must respond.

Our Spring 2020 Newsletter

Our Spring 2020 Newsletter

Join the Community! Here is the link to our Spring 2020 Newsletter. Please read and enjoy. If you'd like to receive these biannual newsletters automatically, please sign up through the "Contact" portion of our website and we'll happily keep you in the loop!...

TBT

TBT

I'm sorting and organizing the photos on my computer. It's time consuming, best tackled in little pieces, but boy oh boy, is it fascinating! It helps me to remember the rich journey that is the Sewing Machine Project. I look at my face in some of the pictures and...

Many Hands

Many Hands

The task has grown little by little. It began (for me) when Nancy called and asked if I'd like to meet Jane. Jane was in the United States working with the team at IndiMark to gather resources for her Masai community in Kenya. She mentioned that her group was filling...

15

15

2020 brings the 15th anniversary of The Sewing Machine Project! Back in 2005 when collecting a few sewing machines seemed like it might be a good idea, I never dreamed we'd be here now. But here we are! A testament to seeing what the Universe holds in store, The...

Our Spring 2020 Newsletter

Our Fall 2019 Newsletter

Join the Community! Here is the link to our Fall 2019 Newsletter. Please read and enjoy. If you'd like to receive these biannual newsletters automatically, please sign up through the "Contact" portion of our website and we'll happily keep you in the loop!...

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