I've been a crafter of sorts for pretty much my whole life. Dorky? Maybe, but my work has brought some extra (and well earned) cash my way. It's also a good way to pass the time while you don't have your skates on or are resting up from an injury. Well maybe not a broken arm, but you get the idea. Anyhow, years ago I came across the website Sublime Stitching. Jenny Hart embroiders custom pieces of art out of colorful threads and a needle. For those of us who aren't as slick with the pins or can't afford one of her marvelous works, she's made it pretty easy AND inexpensive for us to learn how to master the art ourselves. Available on her website are a diverse selection of patterns and kits with easy to follow instructions. What does this have to do with roller derby you ask? Take a look at this
Click here to go directly to this pattern on her website. If you don't like this one, don't worry, there are plenty of other cool patterns to choose from.