Last week we visited Missenden Abbey again. I had the chance to wander in the grounds even though it was a dank and dull day. It seemed to rain whenever I was free to wander, but I specifically wanted to take a photo of these flowers. Rudbeckia, otherwise known as Black Eyed Susans and more,… Read More Sampler
Sorting some bits earlier I came across this An old tin. Battered and bashed, but I knew what it contained. I lifted the lid Sure enough the bits and pieces were neatly stashed inside – and there on top was the last piece of work, incomplete. It was the handy collection that my mother took… Read More Battered and bashed and a lump in the throat.
Actually, there isn’t any ironing involved for me at this stage, but when it comes to preparation it’s just a question of getting on with it. So, instead of just talking about the new project I’ve actually started it. The first stage is to work on the back. Yes, the BACK! Why? Well that will become… Read More Strike while the iron is hot.