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Sustainable living daily

I was born in the 70’s, so not only were there less people to consume stuff, there also wasn’t a great deal of money around, in our neighbourhood at least. Packaging and marketing weren’t as much of a thing. We … Continue reading

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Paint and canvas Acrylicpouring

So I’ve been saving my lovely art products for when I have time to use them. Seems that I will never have time unless I make it. The only wasted paint is the paint that remains in the tube etc. … Continue reading

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New Year, and New Ideas

It’s been a busy season where I’ve found it tough to make anything. I don’t normally go for New Years fads but this year I’ve found the holiday refreshing and I’m enthusiastic about experimenting with multi media, colour and textures. … Continue reading

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Slowly slowly

I have to say that I am excited to showcase my new bead designs. It’s fascinating to me how the process I’m using ends up with these robust, shiny, intricately patterned objects that do not resemble the peice of junk … Continue reading

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Inspiring sensory delight…

Our senses are always awake, whether we are are awake or asleep. Certain scents can send us to our childhood or a sad memory. I’ve developed a love for abstract and multi media art, as well as other genres and … Continue reading

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Botanical Soap

A new thing, which is proving to be a lovely craft and with lots of scope for creative ideas. I’ve started out using ready made soap base (£4.99 Hobbycraft, various types) and adding coconut oil and essential oils plus the … Continue reading

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October Organics

I have been trying out some different clays, finding various makes to be different in texture and ‘behaviour’. I really like the look of the Sculpey clay when crushed wax crayons are mixed in and baked…faux stone, so I’ve seen … Continue reading

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Polymer Clay Experiments

After months of peering at polymer clay videos and then actually purchasing a pack of said clay, I finally took the plunge and here are the results. Some are dodgier than others but on the whole I’m quite chuffed with … Continue reading

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Autumn Colours

Autumn is a wonderful time of year, the plethora of rich colours in nature pleases the senses. Inspired by Autumn colours, and even mixing it up a little with some vibrant tropical colours (it’s still warm and sunny somewhere!) I’ve … Continue reading

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In Knots

The craze of the moment: knotting. I like the rustic/seaside/boho look of knotted pieces. I made some pale blue kind of Spring coloured ones, as I really like turquoise and blue greens. However I realised that this is the wrong … Continue reading

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