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I love making things

Cassie Doherty Designer and maker for @Schudio Words by Cassie Doherty I love making things. I always have. I always have. Anything from putting together IKEA furniture (sick, I know) to knitting scarves, I even enjoy covering my daughter’s school books with contact (another illness, I know). I remember in high school, sewing the standard boxer shorts and pillow case wasn’t enough for me. I also painted my pillowcase with fabric paint to match my Ken Done bedspread. In drama we had to write a short play, so I made a corrugated cardboard journal cover for mine. I just couldn’t help myself. In art I even made a corrugated cardboard fan, not the hand held kind, one you would plug...

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Think it, draw it, make it!

Kim Schubel Artist for @Kim Can Drw and Textile designer for @Schudio I have always loved fabrics, i don't know why but there has always been something special about them. I recall as a kid my mum having boxes and shelves full of piles and remnants of textiles. She also loved them, i guess that's where it comes from. I recall early in my upbringing wearing handmade clothing that she made, even winning a local contest (in which I modeled a nautical outfit). Although she hasn't sewn for many years now, she is still a lover of fabrics. That's something I re-learned in 2017 when we spent hours in a fabric store in Vancouver Canada together. We had only a...

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