I’ve written several times about teaching and taking our shop to Urchfont Manor. Sadly, those days may soon be over. There is more information about that here, but I thought I’d tell you about a small series of photographs that I recently began. Clicking the photograph will take you to the first one in the… Read More Urchfont Manor
I tppk this photograph earlier today The colours remind me of this collection of threads that I have listed on Etsy Do you agree?
I really didn’t intend yesterday’s post to be quite so cryptic! Let me explain…. Being self-employed within the textiles world is not the easiest way to earn a living. It would be lovely to think that everything produced was immediately snatched up for a vast profit, but of course that isn’t true. So, to be… Read More ‘All’ is revealed (almost)
When I went to bed last night I was convinced that today was going to be Thursday. I woke this morning, however, preparing for it to be Wednesday. Now that I’ve discovered it’s Tuesday I’m all of a dither. I’m not doing what I expected later, I’m not doing it until tomorrow. So, as it… Read More Wordless Wednesday?
I’ve told you before how much I love poppies, the seedheads especially. Remember this photograph? Well, I’m planning on adding to my collection. I couldn’t resist taking this earlier. I placed it onto some vegetarian silk that is waiting to be packaged. I think I might find some inspiration even in this photograph.
Well, the weather changed! Thankfully today is ideal drying weather so all is well with my line of drying. As I disappointed you yesterday and posted a ‘fake’ photo I can now show you the items in question! I’m sure you can see the similarity now, and why my memories were awakened! Vegetarian Silk is… Read More Dusters Too
A new venture is always exciting. I’m not a patchworker, or a quilter, I’ve said that before, but I do love fabric! Talking to a fellow ‘fabricaholic’ a while ago I showed her some of my artwork. Her instant response was that it would make good fabric for patchwork. So I’ve taken the plunge and… Read More Patchwork Fabrics R Us
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
Hmm, well, I suppose reality had to kick in at some point! There are two things that I really ought to do – please show me how to find the time (maybe yesterday’s hope will be kicked into touch after all……) I MUST sort out my websites. The threads and supplies are both under construction,… Read More 10 Things I want to do in 2011 Day 5 and Weekly Photo Challenge
I couldn’t resist the title! Here it is Now, you didn’t think it was me doing it, did you? Fluttering and dancing in the breeze Not that there was much breeze – and just look at that sky! I wonder where that’s off to?