Tuesday, 29 January 2008

my helper

this is poppy, she comes to check out whats going on and is there anything to play with eg. a stray bit of thread! buster ,however is too old to be bothered these days!

Sunday, 27 January 2008


did some work in the garden today, and a bit of knitting . wanted to knit a cosy throw for hanging over the sofa for the kids to pull over themselves when its a bit chilly, sam especially likes to come down first thing before school and snuggle on the sofa till breakfasts ready. will post pics tomorrow. am just going to get stuff ready for new mini mermaid quilt. my husband chris made all the wooden things in this garden, hes very good at that sort of thing!the garden is quite new so did a lot of planting and digging and flowerbed making last year so waiting to see what spring will bring. anyway of to sew x and watch dancing on ice !

Saturday, 26 January 2008


well today we have been shopping for fish for the tropical tank and so brought home some pregnant plattys, they are livebearers so i hope the babies dont get eaten.we have a little underwater cage to put mother in so hopefully we get her in there in time. i think' Bruce' the siamese fighter will eat them if he can! will let you know how they get on . nowork pics to post so will just post a random one till tomorrow...... ahh some spirit dolls i made last year!

Thursday, 24 January 2008

another piece

lots of things going on at the minute so not having as much time to blog as i thought i would so here is another piece done a while ago . i cant keep you posted on the project at the minute as you know its a present.

Tuesday, 22 January 2008

hippy days

this is one of my favourite hangings i made. i love it and it hangs in my kitchen. i think it is the colours i've used!

Saturday, 19 January 2008

wet and windy

still wet and windy here, theres floods again further up the country.... roll on summer!!! i posted a nice summer picture just to cheer things up. have done some sewing today got to get the 'mum' thing done !! no pics of it yet though! will post a random piece of fibre art i have previously done. X

Thursday, 17 January 2008


home sweet home!

still haven,t done much sewing went and did some much needed food shopping and then took the dog out for a walk on the island which isnt actually an island anymore but used to be years ago lots of years, there is a tiny chapel and a coastguard lookout thingey but you can walk all around it . Its very lovely i think!

Wednesday, 16 January 2008

homemade cornish pasties for dinner last night ,went down very well i think!! Not done any sewing today, really must get on with that one for feb! had the horses feet done today and when i got back had to do some housework , then get the dinner on cos i have to work at 5.30. I trying to post on my blog every day ......so far so good!!!! x

Tuesday, 15 January 2008


this is a hanging i made of st ives harbour a couple of years ago . i sold it! am working on a secret hanging for my mum for her birthday so cant show it yet! she is a cat fanatic so theres a clue will post it after feb 9 !!

not wet!

just realised the pics i posted of harry are from the summer so he wasnt wet like i said in last post but he is today!!


have just come back from feeding the horses and they both looking a bit soggy . It has been raining now for what seems like days and days, well about 3 days . I so want to bring them home and let them come in and be dry and warm!! chris (husband) says they are horses they are meant to be outside!! just me being soft!

here is a wallhanging i have finished of 'st. ives harbour' i have done several like this but this is my fave !

Monday, 14 January 2008

here are some brooches i made for a local craft fair before christmas

hi welcome to my blog here i will be posting photos of my work and general goings on in my life . here is a few pics to get things going......