I dyed inside Too frozen outside
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?
It’s been a busy few days. There are times when it seems as though our feet don’t touch the ground, and that’s certainly how I’ve been. I’m getting by on very little sleep which isn’t a good thing, but hopefully it will be better by the weekend. Medical appointments have had to be fitted in… Read More Running hither and thither
It’s odd the things that spring to mind as you go about your normal business! Yesterday was a dyeing day, today, after rinsing, it was a planned drying day. This morning I carefully pegged the batch of vegetarian silk onto the line and stood back to look. The intention was to make sure that everything… Read More Dusters?
The next round of online courses starts on 22nd August. There is more information from this link here. Today’s collage! It’s another sunset.
As the Festival of Quilts approaches things get more and more manic! It would be lovely to be able to tell you that supper was bubbling away in the crock pot, but it isn’t! In fact, the crockpot I’m using in the above photograph has never been used for food, and it never will…… It’s… Read More Hubble Bubble
A week of a collage a day. I’m still going, although I should be doing something else….. ….. or should I? It is only a few days to the Festival of Quilts. Thousands of people will attend, and hopefully we will make a profit! I’m dyeing chiffon, carrier rods, fabric, threads and cords and ……..… Read More Day 7
…. do the camera batteries always seem to need changing when you want to grab a photograph in a hurry? I wanted a quick photograph for one of the current online courses. I wanted it NOW! A simple task. Threads arranged – light perfect, but….. And of course, exceedingly low battery also meant no preview… Read More Why….
A while ago I filled in a questionnaire. I didn’t know what it was for – but last Friday I received this link, and all became clear. Well, I’m not a quilter, but I do work in textiles. The handle of the fabric is very important to me, and so is colour – that’s why… Read More WooHoo! I get to play for my health