Summer Makes pt2

At the end of last school year I made couple of teacher cards, but only photographed one of them, the were very similar Made in the school colours for one …

Crafting Memories

When my Dad died my Mum had an unopened pack of hankies, he was never without a hanky in his pocket or under his pillow.  I gave the hankies to …

Meet Olivia

What is your craft? My craft is currently centred on memorial textile work. I make sweetheart pincushions using traditional methods for war commemoration, personal memorials and even weddings and births. …

June makes

Made by adapting a Christmas card pattern from Pinbroidey for a man who is 80 and sings in a choir. baking paper printed from Craftville Graduation card made for a man getting his …

March makes

It’s not been much of productive month with one thing and another crafting has taken a back seat or things are not finished yet. I did manage a couple of …

January makes

Made for my daughter 9th birthday using 3 different patterns from Stitching cards, home-made backing paper from Craftville. For a friends daughter, pattern from Cardbroidery, backing paper and card from Riverbank Revels. Made for …

November / December makes

I didn’t make much in November and made mainly Christmas cards in December some of which were very basic recycling of cards. Here are some of the things I remembered …

Latest Makes

I have actually made a few bits in the last week or so Coaster from the book I Can Quilt.  As ever I struggled to work out the instructions and had …

Why do I get all the best jobs?

Today I needed to sort out the pets.  I didn’t do as much yesterday as I wanted to, so its a bit of catch up today even though I should …