Archive | December, 2011

Artwork from Balerno!

27 Dec

Thoroughly enjoying our festive break in Edinburgh with the family. Here are some pics of my artwork, some dating back over 20 years from my embroidery degree!

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I made my mother a patchwork cushion for Christmas, incorporating fabrics passed on by Auntie Bronte and┬ásome┬áhand made lace that used to sit on top of a round table with some 1970’s Laura Ashley fabric underneath! My father wanted a pic of his beloved Tessie dog, so Iona my daughter and I both had a go….

Born in 2011 Xmas party

27 Dec

The Sunday before Christmas, Carol Mowl from Beetlefelt and I went along to a Born in 2011 Xmas party in Flixton. Carol was making handprint plaques and I was selling my wares. We both agreed that they were all such cute kids with such sweet tempers – ahhhhhh!

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Festive do at Beetlefelt studios

9 Dec

The best mulled wine I’ve sipped in a few years and lots of lovely Christmas shoppers to Carol Mowls Beetlefelt studios on Wednesday night. Thanks Carol for an enjoyable evening.

I’m teaching a Patchwork Plus course at Beetlefelt studios in January. See; www; for more info.