A quick embroidery project for a lovely textured cushion.
My daughter loves whales, so when I asked her what she would like on a cushion, the answer was a whale. At that stage I had to travel to America, so I was delighted to have something to do on the plane. I must admit … Continue readingWhale of a time
I have fallen in love with something that I’ve stopped doing years ago, when I started working full time. I can still remember my first embroidery project that I did with my mom when I was a teenager ;-). And now many many years later, … Continue readingThe first cushion – start to finish
I’ve had some time off and during this time I could quickly complete another project. I quite enjoyed doing this project as it is the first time with beads and although I had to stop for a day to drive to Totnes to go and … Continue readingMy holiday cushion project
I am a beginner crocheter and this was my first pattern project. I must admit, I really enjoyed it and I think my cats are very happy with the result! Especially the catnip in the head of the cat.
I’ve enjoyed the Beginners Pottery short course at Plymouth College of Art so much that I just had to go back and do the Intermediate Pottery class. It is just so much fun! At the end of this I will have so many pots and … Continue readingIntermediate Pottery
I had so much fun with these cupcakes. I was given the ‘challenge’ to make some sheep cupcakes, so this was my first attempt.
I’ve taken up another hobby. This time I am teaching myself to crochet. It is taking a bit longer than I expected but I am really enjoying it. I’ve decided to make a blanket from granny squares and as I haven’t done this before I … Continue readingCrocheting Rose Granny Squares
One thing I’ve always wanted to do was pottery. I’ve been keeping an eye open for pottery classes and towards the end of 2014 I spotted beginners Pot throwing classes at the Plymouth College of Art and I managed to snatch up a space. This … Continue readingBeginners Pottery