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Links and resources [Aug. 29th, 2006|03:16 am]
Interfaith art and crafts for religious purposes

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[elettaria]
Welcome, everyone! Does anyone have any suggestions for links and resources I could put in the user info, or just ideas for adding to or changing the user info come to that? Someone gave a link for a rosary supplier in the previous post, for instance. You could also mention books which may be useful, or other communities which would be good to link to (and if you want to advertise there, please do).

I'm your friendly moderator, and I'll probably co-opt a few more if anyone's interested. Despite practically everyone on jewishwomen having volunteered, I think it'd be good to have mods from other faiths to begin with. I'm Jewish, living in the UK, and I embroider mainly. You can see what I've been working on here: I made myself a tallit [prayer shawl] last summer, and I'm now designing a challah [ritual bread] cloth for my best friend's sister, who's getting married in a couple of months.
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[User Picture]From: elettaria
2006-08-29 03:14 pm (UTC)
P.S. Thanks for the kind offer. Do you have pictures of the Goddess belt?
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[User Picture]From: purple_obsidian
2006-08-30 12:19 am (UTC)
http://www.labyrinth.net.au/~obsidian/ObStar_goddessbelt1.jpg
http://www.labyrinth.net.au/~obsidian/ObStar_goddessbelt2.jpg

I couldn't be bothered filling in the white, so it's just the cloth. I backed it in ribbon to hide the other side.

I used the program to design the chart - you can also just type in the words and it converts them into the chart, so thats what I did.

I'd eventually like to make an Altar cloth with the sabbat (festival) names done like this and sewn around the edge like a trim. I just need to work out how long it would need to be (I assume LOOOOONG).
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[User Picture]From: napoleonofnerds
2006-08-30 12:31 am (UTC)
I once made a prayer rope which had the names of Saints on it so I could recite a litany without paper. I gave it to somebody (as I usually do with stuff like that) but it was similar. Your script is much prettier, though.
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