So I’ve been running the craft club now since the begining of January and its been going well – the only thing is getting different people to come. Someone said to me that if you offer something for free it is not valued by people, but if they have to pay for it that is […]
Having passed on skills to my two kids and encouraged making, painting etc for years with them I have realised it is time to pass it forward in a wider sense. I have the time and the skills so why not encourage youngsters to start crafting young. Unfortunately there is a ‘lost generation’ out there. […]
Italo Calvino said: The more enlightened our houses are, the more their walls ooze ghosts. I don’t know about enlightened but I’m certainly expanding my repertoire, and with that comes more books, more blog posts, more crafting magazines….so does that equate to more voices in my head, ghost voices of people who inspire me to […]
Competition being run by Dylon Simple little competition being run by Dylon on Fac-e-book(for any Jack&Dean fans) to win £100 in shopping vouchers for spending at Crimbo….. think we could all do with a littl of that right now!
So its time to get my butt in gear as the closing date for the Folksy Christmas Comp is rapidly approaching and I still have one half-finished make and possibly two more to do! Ahh guess what I will be doing tomorrow….. I can’t complain though as it’s so much fun to be able to […]
So here we go off into the world of cyber……. Having worked in the world of design and been self-employed all be it via contract work for the last seventeen years this was a leap that I was well and truely ready for. I have been toying with what to do instead of designing costumes […]