Monthly Archives: August 2013

Hand Print Cushions

I have recently been involved in making a wall hanging to celebrate the 50th anniversary of a friends school and as part of that we worked with the reception class children to decorate a panel with hand prints. Now, having … Continue reading

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Best of British

In the aftermath of the Royal Wedding and the Jubilee celebrations I found some patriotic fabric going at a bargain price. And, when I came across it the other day decided a bag might be a good use for it … Continue reading

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A Bag for a Friend

Having sorted through my scarps of fabric I had the urge to make a bag – and this is the end result. I love the colours – green, beige and black linen with a beige coloured lace trim. And knew … Continue reading

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Experimenting with Flowers

Recently, I have been experimenting with fabric paints and crayons which has resulted in lots of samples of a floral nature! And, now I have extended the floral subjects to my card making

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A Converted Curtain

I recently bought a sample curtain for a £1.00 – simply because I loved the fabric. What to do with it – that was the question? Surprise, surprise it got turned into a shopping bag!

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Fabric Art Experimentation

We have recently started up a new group where everyone can spend the day experimenting with fabric paints/crayons, stencils, print blocks, stamps etc. Great fun! This piece of work was started there. Initially, I painted the fabric and applied salt … Continue reading

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News from Down Under

Dear friend Anita, who is now living in Sydney Australia, is carrying on with her sewing though everything must seem to be topsy turvy Down Under! Her latest creation is seat covers for her chairs. And, she is making sure … Continue reading

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