A few weeks ago I attended a Natalie Miller workshop on weaving and this is my finished wall hanging. It was a fantastic class and if you have a chance, I would highly recommend going. It was really interesting playing with different textures and of course, learning a new craft. I have a whole new […]
Last week, Kirst started the ‘hanger challenge’. If you follow things over at Kootoyoo, you may have come to the realisation that Kirsty never does anything in halves and the hanger challenge is no exception. Prepare yourself to be dazzled by some creative and inspiring wire hangers. I would like to say I have covered […]
Once I got stuck into this project, it hooked up really quickly. The pattern is a simple repeat that is easy to remember and I am all about mindless crochet, very theraputic. The yarn is wonderful. Soft, springy and the colour is perfect. For those who are interested, I used one skein and the scarf […]
Whenever I see blue and green together I hear my Mum’s voice…“Blue and Green shall never be seen, unless there is something in between”. There probably is some truth in that saying but not when I am looking at these guys.
I’m experimenting with all things woven and while I don’t think this pincushion is a complete failure, there is still a way to go. I better get back to the loom and the drawing board. Head over to Kirsty’s to check out this weeks creative spaces and while your there make sure you take a […]
The little loom has been getting a workout over the weekend. It has produced some sweet little swatches that are destined to be included in some small sewing projects. I’m hoping to get the machine out later this week, fingers crossed!
I would just like to thank everyone for your kind words and thoughts on my last post. The finger is slowly recovering, the graft is taking nicely and I today I finally feel like I have a hold on the pain. Having one arm out of action makes it hard to do most things (thankfully, […]