Category Archives: Art, Hobbies & Crafts

Colleagues

Those of you who enjoy crafting possibly, like me, also work.  If so, you have proabably heard colleagues and friends ask “Oh, can you just make …….” Next year there will be a monthly craft evening for work colleagues when … Continue reading

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Christmas Panel

My first quilted Christmas Panel Whooooo – I just finished my first ever panel.  The panel itself costs about £2.50 from a shop I visited just outside of Norwich.  The machine embroidery took about 4 hours in total, not that … Continue reading

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Happy Things – Workshop

Happy Things – Purse Workshop Nobody knows everything and there is always something else to learn, a new technique to master and new people to meet.  I ticked all 3 boxes yesterday (well, I’m not sure about the master thing) … Continue reading

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Happy Little Things

Happy Things – week 2 Its the little things in life that makes me smile and can brighten me up for the whole day … whether its an appreciation of thoughtfulness by another person (I am thinking of David here … Continue reading

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Busy Weekends

Yet again, it seems as if the weekend has been busy, busy, busy and it has been — sort of, but in a really good way.  On Saturday I went to Bungay.  Never having been to Bungay before I discovered … Continue reading

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WIP Easter Sunday

What craft activities have you been doing this weekend?  My WIP (work in progress) is shown in the photograph below.  I have finished another scarf today too – one made from Park Avenue type of wool – extremely odd to … Continue reading

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My new mannequin

My new mannequin – just who would have expected me to be totally over the moon about the dummy I have just received.  I purchased this beauty a couple of days ago, I even spent the whole morning deliberating as … Continue reading

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Crochet Christmas Tree

Yay .. Christmas is on its way.  Believe it or not (and I still don’t believe it), but I am starting to crochet for Christmas – I kid you not. Crocheted Christmas trees which are really fun and easy to … Continue reading

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Crochet Flower Bag

My first crochet flower bag:   Finally, another blog entry – It has been over a month since I last posted an entry and its mostly down to the project I’m writing about today, the crochet flower bag.  This is … Continue reading

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Felt Owl

Its sad when a colleague leaves – worse even when two colleagues leave, so, in addition to contributing towards the card and joint gift, I wanted to give both ladies a hand crafted gift too so I made a phone … Continue reading

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