Vases for a Vessel 

I adore ceramics and especially flower vases.Maybe I subconsciosly search for the perfect ceramic piece to enhance the flowers I grow for my home. Living where I do its miles away from any flowers shop so I decided to grow my inside flowers.  I have a perfect pink tulip with a lime streak and I think my new take on vessels will be just right to display the beauty of this variety. With enough turqouise to contrast the pinks andRead more

Little Tinies

With tiny people to knit, stitch, felt and sew for,making this  little Sunday best Nunofelt coat with 3d embroidered flowers and stems was a lot of fun plus  a good memory of a long weekend with my dear friend Charity.Read more

Updating

Good Housekeeping is needed all the time and I have been busy updating blogs,web sites,and putting portfolios together. Items for sale can now be purchased via the Website phew still a few more to add then I am up to date.Also I had not realised my Felting pictures which normally  go to Instagram have not been  doing that so it needed sorting as well. Still rather be busy with fibres than computers. Bag in shop nowRead more

I am back

After the horrendous year of 2015 and now recovered I am so looking forward to my work in 2016. Yes I still have dreadful backache,my wrist screams at me but I am upright,functioning and loving life as much as ever. I am finally back in my studio sorting designing and working. For every friend,follower,fellow felter who bouyed me up ‘Thank you’you all helped. Cuddles ,kisses and laughter with my 2 adorable granddaughters gave me so much determination to get here.Read more

New Inks for Nuno

Working on finding a good ink I can write,paint,screen with on my silk/ cotton for Nuno use has occupied my brain this holiday. I know others have used various products without much success and some have produced beautiful work.I need an ink which will not bleed which will mix with my thickeners to give definition,will take application easily with my differing  tools/brushes etc. After a lot of trials I have it and am really pleased. I am back in myRead more

Broken ! I don’t believe it.

Well the news is in and I have a long road ahead,the hand is broken and has been for 8 weeks plus it also has a ligament tear. It now wears a very nice sporty black support and I have a lot of work to get this hand working again as it did. I also have fall damage in my spine along with the fractured coccyx. I need work done and it is starting very quickly to get me painRead more

Why Summer Reflections !!!!

None of us like pain  or change but sometimes we have no choice but to face them and sometimes it is like dominoes going over in freefall. Another night with little sleeep and it is early and I am sitting here looking at dawn arriving feeling very happy with the views around me. This is my stream which has taken me years to get right for wildlife and I have a water vole resident and happy.Wild  indiginous plants looking goodRead more

Art Chain

The idea is to post 3 pieces you have created for 5 days and each day nominate another artist to do the same challenge. My pieces today are Nuno Felt Silk Collars and I nominate Robin Firth of Heartfelt Silks.Read more