Monthly Archives: May 2014

Crochet cross country

aaaaaaaah – that view!!! On Monday a friend and I went off to meander around West Dorset and take in some ozone packed Art on display through Dorset Arts Weeks . We drove to Abbotsbury and visited Dansel Wood Gallery. We … Continue reading

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Throw Progress

I took the beginnings of the throw on the train when I went to stay with my son and his family in London, setting off from our little country station Started the night before just to set the pattern, I … Continue reading

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Flowers inside

My granny used to grow streptocarpus and I have tried before failing miserably, but now… I seem to have got the hang of it …. Maybe it helps to be a Granny.   And here are some flowers I picked … Continue reading

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Day on the beach

beach-combing sitting in the shade with Granny a glorious day   picnic   home time  

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Local Village Shop

Swapping little gems of art from across the world is a joy each Spring and Autumn and they start their journey from our wonderful local village Post Office, run by Pascal. The postcards had to be weighed as with all … Continue reading

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Charles Clary

Check this out!! Fascinating paper sculpture. Scroll down for a great video of the process. Found on the blog Picdit where you will see many other amazing artists

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May Post Cards

I always look forward to iHanna’s Post Card Swap, I think this is the fourth I have been part of. You make 10 postcards, Hanna gives you 10 addresses from around the world and then, when she fires the starting … Continue reading

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Zing!

  I just could not wait to try out this zingy colour combination.  

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