Craft Barn Extravaganza 2012

Another year, another Extravaganza. Next weekend the 30th June and the 1st July , The Craft Barn in Lingfield, Surrey is pulling out all the stops for its annual craft event extraordinaire! Demonstrations… Continue reading

In Print Again with Friendly Plastic and Ooozing

I have some exciting news, well, at least I think it is exciting.  I am in print again.  Creative Beads and Jewellery magazine have just published issue 23 (which you now have to rush out… Continue reading

And The Winner Is……

Congratulations to Gill Slane for winning my blog prize on the Craftroom Challenge Birthday Blog Hop. Gill has her own blog called Crafting Chaos, so why not check out what she has been… Continue reading

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