Category Crafting

The Bees Like It

My sister sadly passed away six years ago. A friend of my brother’s, Louise Tiplady, a lettering artist made this wonderful print in commemoration of her life. My sister was a keen gardener and held dear a horticultural philosophy that…

Clio Graham

I am going to show off some of the ceramics that I have in my home. These particular pieces by Clio Graham fill my American friend, the Second Martha Stewart, with envy. If I was a nicer person I’d gift…

Fine Cell Work

Even though I’m now retired from my work within the prison system I still have an interest in the judicial system and the power of rehabilitation to change lives. So I was excited to learn about Fine Cell Work. Actually…

Amigurumi

When I look around my home I am blessed to see lots of gifts from other people. There’s a range of them: jams in the fridge, large pieces of furniture, plants, useful kitchen utensils, books and decorative objects. These lovely…

Breton Stone

Our e-bikes were an absolute godsend on our French holiday. They allowed us to whizz around coast and countryside taking in all the sides. The other day I wrote about the granite cliffs near our campsite. Today I thought that…