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Spring swap

I love a good swap, so when the opportunity came up on the craftyfolk team on etsy how could I say no? I was lucky enough to be teamed with Apryl from Blue Daisy Glass and in return for my selection of cards I received the gorgeous glass items above fresh from the kiln! Xx

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Please pick me Theo…

I might not have won SBS yet But this is as close as I can get, After this I will begin to fret! I started off with illustrations And despite all of my frustrations I continue onto new creations Bibs, hats and booties you will find I always make with love and kind… So please… Read more »

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Manatees

Very quick post today… My fave animal has to be the manatee, and one of the best things about Florida apart from the hopeful sunshine is seeing these gentle giants, which are also one of my favourite things to sketch. So here is my bag to accompany me in Florida. Hope you have a good… Read more »

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The lion in the cinema

I haven’t really done any illustration other than my sketchbook project for a while, and certainly not since my operation so I was a bit rusty when attempting yesterday’s sketches. I got an e-mail from another Vix at VixenUK who I met on Flickr through the Picture This competition about a poem from a lady… Read more »

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#Blogboost 27 – Folksy Friday

Well apart from it being Friday, it’s a special Folksy Friday today as I’m also using it to do my Folksy Finds Handmade Love. All of today’s picks are chosen with the theme ‘made for you’ as I love my husband to bits and in our first year of marriage I always try to make… Read more »

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Baby bootie trials and tribulations

Well my final free little baby booties have gone out, and all I’m waiting for  now is the feedback forms which I’m hoping will be as positive as the first! I must admit I’m all shoed out at the moment, although I have 4 pairs here which I’m plucking up the courage to list in… Read more »

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Free Baby Booties

Well if the title caught your eye it’s not a lie,  I’m still looking for a few little people to trial my baby booties. As I don’t have children myself yet I’m hoping that some of you will be willing to fill in a feedback form in exchange for a free pair of handmade pram… Read more »

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Bunting Challenge

As anybody who follows my blog will know I like a challenge, especially a creative one. So, when I saw the Rubyshoes Rocks Great British Bunt Off how could I resist? I have to confess I have known about this for a few weeks but with the wedding and honeymoon didn’t think I would have… Read more »

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And the winner is…

Thanks to all those who entered my caption competition to find some text to keep my pumpkin company! I have to say that I found it way too hard choosing my fave so had to turn to another method, and my hat for assistance… 1. write all the entries on paper, accompanied by a little… Read more »