back and forth and backth again


Like a meandering meandery thing, so much to say, so little sense of order...! Amongst the changes I'm progressing through in recent months, I've re-aquired a bunch of stuff that's been in storage for a number of years. Some of which: a veritable shedload (well, technically, half a van load) of miscellaneous textiles which are … Continue reading back and forth and backth again

Hi Folks!


Lordy, where has the time gone since I last posted....? I've missed our chats. Student life is going from strength to strength - initial doubts replaced by a deep joy of the challenges. This week has been 'reading week' so college was closed, I've caught up on the day job & finally replaced my creaky … Continue reading Hi Folks!

Cosy Snugness, in the making


A little while ago I told you about my plan to make a quilt. So far I've completed 9 5x5 squares...... I started by recycling a quilt I made years ago, stripping it down for usable fabric, but there wasn't going to be enough to complete the project. I scoured boot sales, charity shops and … Continue reading Cosy Snugness, in the making

a re-work in progress


This time last year I was just finishing a year's foundation course in art and design. For the end of year show I made a textile sculpture, but the design wandered off a long way from my original idea. Although i liked the elements of it, I wasn't happy with the overall look. These are … Continue reading a re-work in progress