I’ve mentioned on this blog before that I occasionally teach a workshop in South Wales at Busy Bees in Newport. Sadly a fire destroyed their premises earlier this month. They are trying bravely to put things back into some semblance of order, and to that end I have today received the following. ‘If you haven’t… Read More An Announcement from Busy Bees
Fabrics and threads all ready for a new project. It will be a long one, so from time to time I’ll show you glimpses!
It’s cold, very cold, and more snow is forecast. I need cheering up, so I’m looking back at a lovely day last year when I taught in Worthing in W Sussex. We all poured out onto the streets to do our ‘100’, this part of my collection. The captions are on the photographs. If you… Read More 100 Steps
I mentioned somewhere that I sometimes use 100 steps as a tool when I’m teaching. I haven’t had time to take specific photographs this week, the days have been filled with preparations for the family get-togethers in a couple of days. It seemed a good opportunity to show you the pictures that were taken on… Read More 100 Steps – looking back
Unpredictibly, WordPress threw in an extra photo challenge. What inspires you to blog? Well, if you know my blog you probably know that I have more than one, so this post is really to explain why I have so many, and to hopefully give you just a little insight into what makes me ‘tick’. I… Read More Special Photo Challenge – Inspiration
Do you remember my sleepless night? Well I won’t hold it against you if you have forgotten, but as a result I produced these They should have stayed bottled for longer, but we opened them on my recent course. Here are just a few of the results. These are rose leaves that have become imprinted… Read More The Proof of the Pudding
Goodness! Purple! Having just returned from a few days teaching dyeing, you have no idea how appropiate this is. In fact, once the photographs are fully downloaded I will probably have enough pictures of purple for one a day for a month! This one was taken earlier today. After dyeing we decorated the flora in… Read More Weekly Photo Challenge – Purple
Yes, they do look like crumbs, don’t they, but they are in fact the contents of a teabag! Just one of the things I’m happily playing with while I’m teaching at Urchfont. I’m there for the last time, so my camera will be as hot as the dyeing water. Back soon with more pictures here… Read More Crumbs!
So, what did you do at 2am this morning? Well, I couldn’t sleep. I didn’t go to bed until after midnight, but I had a recipe going round and round in my head, and I knew that it would carry on like that unless I did something about it. All was still and quiet, so… Read More What’s cooking?
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