Monthly Archives: July 2016

Poems on plates & napkins

My regular blog readers may recall a recent plate drawing experiment which went terribly wrong… On a day out with my sister which pulled in Ikea and Hobbycraft, I purchased a new pen! This one is especially for writing on … Continue reading

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Taking a sewing class…

This week I have had a lovely break from work with a great friend in a gorgeous part of the world, Ipswich, Suffolk. Through my friend Tracy, I have met the lovely Gillian, who is a skilled quilter and patchwork … Continue reading

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Mateus Rosé Bottles

Who doesn’t know the iconic shaped Mateus bottles? They seem to appeal to everyone and have been used as lamp bases for a long time, I remember when I worked in the Art & Craft department of Turtles, barely a … Continue reading

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Guest book for Wedding

A few years ago a colleague asked if I could make a Wedding Day Guest Book for her friend’s wedding. The book she got for me to use was one filled with black blank pages. (It came from Tiger Stores … Continue reading

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When I look out (of) my window…

I’ve had the day off from work today, Wednesday 27 June,  the weather was not great so I decided to spend sometime drawing… I sat at the dining table which faces the opposite direction to my desk and looked around … Continue reading

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