Monthly Archives: January 2017

Bee mine….

So, this week my blog is all about another wooden heart with a friendly looking bee. Here’s what I did… Firstly I sketched the design in pencil, then I inked it in with a fine permanant marker.       … Continue reading

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Heart a-flutter…

Another Valentine’s Day item for my Etsy shop. This time including some cute little butterflies. I bought the wooden heart from The Works. It’s got a nice finish to the wood and is ready to decorate. Would make a good … Continue reading

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Hydrangea sketch…

After all my Christmas makes I decided to do some drawing and started with a hydrangea.  I was inspired after a lovely walk on Boxing day, I was in Derby at my mother-in-laws home. My husband and she had paperwork … Continue reading

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Patchwork Bedspread…

As I’ve said/confessed I’m not the neatest of seamstresses but I really enjoy it. When renovating our bedroom I was given carte blanche and decided on these amazing curtains from Sanderson. It is a little mad but I love it, … Continue reading

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