Birthday Blog Hop With Prizes And Lots of Friendly Plastic Ideas

Not my birthday you understand, but the first birthday of an online challenge group called Craftroom Challenge.  Rare Bird is sponsoring some of the challenges they have every two weeks.  My hat goes… Continue reading

Special Offer

Just to let you know that I am running a special offer on my website.  Anyone who spends £10 or more on (not including P&P) will be able to buy the Friendly Plastic DVD… Continue reading

Cheshire Borders Embroiderer’s Guild Part 2 – Everything Else!

It was only a short drive from Bickerton to Whitchurch where my delightful host Jane Rylands lives.  I could not quite believe my eyes when we pulled up in front of her house, and you can… Continue reading

Cheshire Borders Embroiderers Guild Part 1 – Lace

This week I spent a wonderful couple of days with the Cheshire Borders Embroiderer’s Guild in Bickerton between Nantwich and Wrexham, a part of the world I have never explored before.  Tuesday morning was their… Continue reading

Friendly Plastic at The Craft Barn

Last Friday I taught my first Friendly Plastic class at The Craft Barn in Lingfield, Surrey.  It is a magical place.  Not only is the building ancient and quirky with beams and creaky… Continue reading

Craft Barn Workshop and Demo

Frantically packing and sorting in readiness to go down south to Lingfield in Surrey, to The Craft Barn for a Friendly Plastic workshop on Friday.  On Saturday I will be there for one of their… Continue reading

Charity Auction of Metamorphosis

If you are a regular reader of my blog you will remember this piece called Metamorphosis that I created especially for my local Cancer Research charity shop in Radcliffe On Trent using lots of… Continue reading

Digitalis Fanciformus – sneeky peek.

A very big thank you to every one of you who sent me gloves for my textile project, here is a sneeky peek at what some of them have been turned into.  They are… Continue reading

PlayAway 2012

I can’t believe that I have just spent 3 whole days away indulging myself in good company and creativity at an experimental PlayAway in deepest, darkest Worcestershire. As you can see from the photo… Continue reading

Danish FPists and Other Talented Folk

It is always lovely to see the work of other FP enthusiasts, so today I thought I would show you the work of Kate Gatti and Annette Juul, and Hanne Ingerslev.  Kate has been working… Continue reading