Monthly Archives: July 2012

A wicker basket of wonders

A delivery of new toys and pinnys are all packed into my basket and are heading to the shop at Like a Teatray in the Sky this morning. My new design of dinosaur is tucked into the basket in three … Continue reading

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A dinosaur day

Today has been a lovely day full of dinosaurs. I will show you some more photos when they are finished. Some of them are destined for my Etsy shop.

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Present in the Post – July’s Winner!

July’s present in the post was a bright and cheerful cotton pinny, perfect for wearing whilst baking up a storm! Thank you, hello and welcome to all the lovely new people who have subscribed this month and a continued thank … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunting for Blue

Its no secret that my favourite colour is blue. My wardrobe is mostly blue, I have a lot of blue fabric in my stash and my house is very blue. This month’s treasure hunting post is filled with lovely blue … Continue reading

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Learning to felt

Last Saturday I went to a workshop at Making Space called “A Complete Introduction to Felt”. I have made some flat pieces of felt before, but this course included needle felting and making seamless items from felt too, which I … Continue reading

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My heirloom quilt – an update

My last post on my heirloom quilt showed that the second panel, that my lovely big sister designed for me, was nearly complete. Not only is it now completed, but I have also sewn it onto my first panel. I’m … Continue reading

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Workshops at Making Space

I was really thrilled to be asked by the lovely people at Making Space to run some workshops later this year. With two teaching workshops and seven studios, Making Space is a wonderful creative environment and a great place to … Continue reading

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The super secret project that I have been working on for the last six months can now be revealed as I have just met my niece! I set myself the seemingly impossible task of making a feminine but not overly … Continue reading

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Tutorial : Patchwork Quilt : Part Two

This is the second part of my three part tutorial which will show you step by step how to sew your very own patchwork quilt. The first tutorial shows you how to piece together the patchwork top, this one will … Continue reading

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One little monster

I have just finished sewing this little monster and I wanted to share it with you because I really love this fabric and it arrived with me by chance as the result of a swap. Swaps are wonderful. I love … Continue reading

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