Category Archives: News

Celebrating the Centenary of the Women’s Vote

Although I am working to a deadline to get work finished for the Swansea Festival of Stitch I have been distracted by an urge to create a fabric collage to celebrate the 100 years of the women’s vote. And, today … Continue reading

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The Year of the Sea

2018 sees Wales celebrating the Year of the Sea and this theme has been taken up by Swansea Festival of Stitch to challenge individuals to create unique works of textile art for the various exhibitions around Swansea between 10-24 August. … Continue reading

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More Sewing for Pleasure!

The sewing machine is packed up and taken to Solva, Pembrokeshire every year where I endeavour to complete many of the unfinished projects that clutter my sewing room. This year, however, I side tracked and started on some new projects, … Continue reading

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A Crafty Weekend

Last weekend I was out and about on a mission to craft! The fun started in Carmarthen where I visited Oriel Myrddin to see the Darker Threads exhibition where my son had work on show. I was also impressed with … Continue reading

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By the Sea

It seems an age since I have posted anything on the blog so I thought today would have to be the day that I shared my current work in progress. Inspired by recent visits to the beach and painting fabric … Continue reading

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Work in Progress

I have been on a bit of a mission sewing recently. After buying a quilting magazine – which is quite unusual for me – I was inspired to empty the box of selvedge edges that I have acculumultaed over the … Continue reading

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Christmas is Coming………

After a hectic few weeks with Crafternoon Teas, St Hilary village foraging and getting WW1 quilts ready for exhibition I have started to busy myself with making things to sell at our annual Cowbridge Stitch ‘n Bitch festive coffee morning … Continue reading

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Giles Gallery Exhibition

Today I have been to the Giles Gallery Quilt Exhibition in Pontyclun. I have a particular interest as some of my work is exhibited there – a first! As it is the 150th anniversary of Alice in Wonderland I submitted … Continue reading

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A Tidy Sewing Room!

Over the last couple of weeks I have been putting new cupboards in my sewing room and how very tidy it looks! It is great to have (nearly) everything in one place and tidyily stashed away – but will it … Continue reading

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Mother Christmas

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