Towards the end of last year my Dad asked if I would like a craft magazine subscription for my birthday. A present that drops through my door once a month – yes please! I chose a magazine called Bead and Jewellery and my first issue arrived at the start of February. A few days later… Continue reading I Am A Winner!
The Rules: 1.Thank the nominator and post a link back to their blog. 2.Answer the questions the nominator has set out for you. 3.Nominate new blogs and set out questions for them to answer. 4.Notify the nominees of their nominations by commenting on their blog or social media 5.When creating your nomination post, list… Continue reading The Sunshine Blogger Award
In accordance to my new year post I am staying focused on my Etsy shop and trying to keep ahead with seasons and events. I seem to gravitate more and more towards my polymer clay at the moment but I think that it’s because I can create whatever odd idea I have (within reason!) as… Continue reading New Jewellery – The Blossom Collection
I’ve been trying to get back into my drawing over the last few weeks; I find it very relaxing but also very hard as I want everything to be perfect first time. I found myself getting very frustrated with my watercolours because nothing seemed to work but I now realise that this was largely because… Continue reading A Fox and Other Random Doodles
I fancied making resin jewellery components years ago but for some reason decided that it was too hard although I am not sure why. I felt the old curiosity creeping back up just after Christmas so bought some Gedeo Crystal Resin. After it arrived I waited for a few good kid free hours, pulled out… Continue reading Experiments with Resin
I had a lovely surprise land on my door mat on Friday. A special handmade gift from a fellow blogger; Julia from Julia’s Creative Year. A quite unexpected and absolutely charming embroidery stitched especially for me. I wrote a blog post at the start on the new year with my goals for the 2018 (you… Continue reading Happy Post
I’ve spent the last few days updating my Etsy shop with some new bits and realised that I didn’t get round to sharing the new colours I made using the watercolour polymer clay technique. I loved the blue/green collection so much I had to try it again using warmer colours perfect for autumn but would… Continue reading Watercolour Clay Part 2