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Sunday Showcase – First Gocco attempt

I’m always up for trying new creative things, but over the last year or so that’s not been so easy with moving flat, my operation and recovery and lack of money… However, I was very excited when my friend Jess sent me a link for a Gocco workshop by Printed Wonders on Etsy which wasn’t too… Read more »

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Friday Faves – Gocco

After my very exciting Gocco workshop on Weds night (more to be revealed shortly) and whilst I still debate with myself whether to invest in a Gocco machine, I thought I would take my inspiration for today’s favourites from printed delights: Deebeale – Blue grey hares (This is an artist I have admired ever since… Read more »

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Tuesday Talent – Cariad Clay

My featured artist today is Chloe and her gorgeous creations from Wales. I favourited Cariad Clay on Etsy a while ago, and increasingly seem to see more of her products in treasuries and through teams that I have joined, but I cannot keep these buttons to myself, so here are just 3 reasons to know… Read more »

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Sunday Showcase – bunting

It’s been a week of various bits and pieces, and I don’t seem to have been able to stick to one thing so I’m going to share some of my bright bunting which has been made over the last few weeks to bring some bright colours and cheer to the wet and wintry weather this… Read more »

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Friday Faves – more soupers

It’s Friday again already, and this week has not been the most productive so I’ve spent a lot of time chatting to fellow Yorkshire craft soupers. I am choosing today’s Friday faves from more member of the group and as England are playing Sweden tonight, and whether you like football or not there’s no avoiding… Read more »

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Talent Tuesday – Gillian Bates

Anyone who is a regular reader of my blog or viewer of my work will know that I’ve got back into my textiles over recent months and have even started free-stitching again, or sketching with the sewing machine as I like to call it. So, when I came across Gillian Bates and her etsy shop I was distracted… Read more »

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Friday Faves – Craft Soupers

It’s been a tough week that’s for sure, but thanks to the support of not only my closest friends, but also new friends I have met through the web, I have managed to get through the week, even with the odd smile! Today I would like to say thanks to a particular group of fellow… Read more »

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Talent Tuesday – Endeavours

I love bank holidays, not just because I don’t have to work but because I get to spend the day with my fab husband. It also means time for a chilled day of creative things and snuggling on the sofa looking at great design given the bank holiday weather. I just stumbled upon these gorgeous… Read more »

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Sunday Showcase – Jubilant about the Jubilee

Well, incase you’ve missed it… it’s the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee weekend, which not only means 2 extra days to add to the weekend, but time for celebrations. We are hoping to see the flotilla on the Thames but given the look of the weather I’m not too sure whether we’ll make it or not, especially… Read more »