Category Crafting

Needles and Pins

The cushion covers for the dining room chairs are still very much work in progress although I’m cracking on a bit now I have a week off. I’m tacking in their zips at the moment, a bit of a faff…

One Stitch at a Time

I’ve dabbled in needlepoint for the last thirty years. It’s always from a kit. This is unlike the other crafts that I play with. Usually I make stuff based on my own ideas. But’s it’s great to have something on…

Lockdown Elephants

The 2020 lockdowns were so good for my creative output. I haven’t been as nearly as productive as last year. But then I’ve been doing other things, socialising, studying and visiting farther flung places again so I’m not going to…

Rainbows for the NHS

Mosaicking is my go to craft at the moment.  I learned it years ago at Exeter’s Royal Albert Museum.   It was probably the coolest course that I’ve ever been on. Right in the middle of an exhibition showcasing the…