Monthly Archives: October 2016

Art Competition

Every year my work place holds a National Arts & Photographic competition and I usually enter a few drawings and a few photographs. I’ve won a couple of times over the years, the competition is pretty fierce! Well, this year … Continue reading

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Twelve Drawers….

These drawers from Ikea  sit upon my desk and hold all sorts of bits n’bobs, they are  perfect for paper clips and staples etc., When I first got them I painted them with a paint marker which I loved using! … Continue reading

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Mini fretwork box

Hi there, this week I have been mainly drawing and painting more doors for fairies to walk through but don’t worry, I’m not showing you more of those….well not today! Last night I had a home-alone evening and set myself … Continue reading

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Christmas with the Fairies…

I know, I know it’s only just October and we’ve still got Halloween and Fireworks etc., but if you’re in the business of making things you need to get organised…. As I said last week, I’ve had a few days … Continue reading

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Baby Bunting

Hi! Lucky me, I’m off to visit a new baby next week, perfect excuse to make some bunting as a gift! I’ve already made some similar for a little girl Lucy and I’m revisiting the idea of using buttons to … Continue reading

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