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Mystical journal cover

Mystical journal cover

Mystical journal cover  This is an article I have written for the Bernina corporate blog http://blog.bernina.com/en/ , I thought I would share with you.You may have already seen it as it has been shared by various others. Hope you enjoy.       The making of a […]

A textural journal to make.3

A textural journal to make.3

  A textural journey/journal to share Enjoy the view   “Creativity is not the finding of a thing, but the making something out of it after it is found.” — James Russell Lowell (1819-1891)   In this blog I will continue the journey into textures, […]

A textural journal to make.2

A textural journal to make.2

    A textural journey/journal to share Enjoy the view “Every child is an artist, the problem is staying an artist when you grow up” – Pablo Picasso   Hello and welcome back.Today I am sharing with you the next part of our textural journey. […]

A textural journal to make.

A textural journal to make.

  A textural journey/journal to share Enjoy the view     “Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.” Franklin D Ro0sevelt.     This week in my studio I have finished a sea horse textile art work , “Sassy […]

oooops I just said its nearly Christmas and here is a gift idea.

oooops I just said its nearly Christmas and here is a gift idea.

Just for fun       I hope your creative time has been full and happy in the past weeks, don’t forget it feeds the soul. I have been busy in the studio/sewing room this week. Happily creating an artwork to exhibit at The Berry […]

A mixed media post card from the heart.

A mixed media post card from the heart.

  A gift from the heart and hand  In the last 4 weeks I have had a significant health scare in my closest of close family all is excellent now. During this time I was reminded of how important friends and family are. They are […]

Creative play, surface texture with coke cans :-)

Creative play, surface texture with coke cans :-)

  Surface Texture    Don’t think. Thinking is the enemy of creativity. It’s self-conscious, and anything self-conscious is lousy. You can’t try to do things. You simply must do things” – Ray Bradbury Coke can brooches  Materials  Hand dyed silk velvet or your choice of […]

A textile bowl for you, a possibility to play with.

A textile bowl for you, a possibility to play with.

  A lace work textile bowl to keep or to give.   “Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try” – Dr. Seuss   I write a blog for Bernina International […]

This week in my studio 16.

This week in my studio 16.

  Inspiration and creativity surround us it is in our every day.     “Creativity is all around us, and some of the funniest, most beautiful, and touching moments happen when you least expect it.” Bryce Dallas Howard I am not sure how you find […]

Creative Play something to share.

Creative Play something to share.

Thinking of new ways with my fabrics    “Every child is an artist, the problem is staying an artist when you grow up” – Pablo Picasso     We have a annual event at Stonehouse gallery it is held each May “Threadalicous” a group textile […]