Category Pottery

How to Start a Gimp Box Stitch

Starting a gimp box stitch can seem daunting, but with a little practice, it can be a fun and rewarding activity. To begin, cut a piece of gimp to the desired length and fold it in half. Then, take the two loose ends and tie a knot at the folded end of the gimp. Congratulations! You've started your gimp box stitch.

When Were Plates Invented

when were plates invented
Humans have been using plates for thousands of years. In ancient Greece and Rome, people ate from large boards made from wood and metal. Evolution continued, and eventually, the simple dish made of porcelain reinvented the plate as we know it today.