Category Archives: Drawing

Butterfly bunting

A couple of years ago I went quite bonkers about bunting and made absolutely loads I was talking about this madness with a friend who said she had a new summer house and wondered if she could get bunting in … Continue reading

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Pop Art Inspired Drawers

One of the many sets of these little drawers from The Works I have decorated has been given a slightly different look. I drew this tree and then coloured it in with fine felt tip pens. By keeping the lines … Continue reading

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Cat money box

I’m not a great fan of cats although there have been a couple I’ve met who even I can see are quite nice. But, many of my friends love them and are actually quite bonkers about them if truth be … Continue reading

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Homer the Hedgehog

Many years ago I used to have a stall at local craft fairs and I sold greetings cards which I had drawn flowers, I had them copied on to card and then I  hand painted each one individually…. well I … Continue reading

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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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Wooden Spoon People

On a recent trip out with my sister in which we had a good mooch about Ikea, TK Max and then Hobbycraft, I was keeping a look out for some wooden spoons. I need them for a Christmas secret…. Well, … Continue reading

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