Category Archives: fabric painting

Just a few more napkins…

The thing is, one always needs napkins…. They used to be such an expensive thing to buy – which is strange when you think how easy they are to make. But, lately it seems shops are just giving them away … Continue reading

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Drawing on a table cloth…

A while ago I was browsing in a Laura Ashley Home Store, I have bought quite a few bits and pieces from there over the years:- my bedroom light shade, a leather footstool, mugs, coasters, material, curtains…ok it seems I … Continue reading

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Napkins – decorating a little gift

One of the items on my niece’s gift list was a salt and pepper set, cute little hens. As I love drawing on napkins I decided to do some to match these little hens. I bought some nice plain white … Continue reading

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Drawing on napkins…

For a recent birthday I received some little bird ornaments…there is a little story about these. My sister and I visited a Christmas Ideal Home Show and the very first stall had some lovely decorations which included some pears which … Continue reading

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Paint your own Tea-Towels

Hello again, On seeing a bargain box of plain white tea-towels in Ikea, only £1 per pair a while back, I excitedly thought that’s a great bargain! If you read my blog you’ll know I like nothing better than drawing … Continue reading

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Painted Blouse

I just washed a favourite blouse this weekend and found that the marks down the front had not come out in the wash, despite a good squirt of a well known stain remover…. so, surely this is as good a … Continue reading

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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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