Monthly Archives: April 2014

Clay play

After the slow business and concentration of learning the new skill of stone carving, Miss E thoroughly enjoyed working with clay and made this delightful leaping dolphin Exploring a familiar medium in ¬†a different way The dolphin was left to … Continue reading

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Summer Flight Throw

Have been wanting to start a new big crochet project and inspired by Lucy at Attic 24 who has put together a palette of colours on the Wool Warehouse and Deramores websites, I wanted to have a go at putting … Continue reading

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Sculpture Hut

Miss E (my 6 year old granddaughter) asked me if she could ‘do some art’ with Sarah at the Sculpture Hut and so I booked a session and off we went with our packed lunch and warm coats. E just … Continue reading

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Amelanchier

Hurray for Spring sunshine! and the Amelanchier in full bloom! Don’t you just love that word – Amel …… anch …… eeeee …….errrrr. I’m not even sure that’s how to say it, and I can never remember it, but it … Continue reading

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Let’s doodle outside

With stacks of black plastic pots stored in the garage, I was looking on Pinterest¬†for ways of using them and came across living walls. DIY is not my thing, or I would have made 3 or 5 shelves to go … Continue reading

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Sprinnnnng!

Loving the white Narcissi the most, their scent ….. the scent of spring, caught here in the early morning light. But there are other stars in the garden too.. just look at that powder puff centre And seedlings in waiting. … Continue reading

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