The East African Missionary Society Blog
A blog dedicated to what we’re doing in Uganda.
Founded in 2007 by Rosalind Watt, initially working in partnership with TEAMS, Stitches sewing school has grown and matured well during its 12 years. Since 2010 it has become a fully-fledged TEAMS vocational training programme. In the UK we call Stitches a sewing school whereas in Uganda it [...]
Whilst on site in March 2020, Rosalind taught both 1st and 2nd year students many times and helped them design and make an item each.
1st years were set the challenge of making a felt needle case. They learnt several hand embroidery stitches and then set about designing how to [...]