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Project Process: Stick woven pouch
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I’ve been busy stick weaving again, and this time I wanted to create a pouch to hold all of my weaving sticks in. The weaving sticks are 22cm long, hence the long, thin design of the pouch. I’ve created a … Read More

#The100DayProject – two weeks in
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I’m two weeks in to my #100DayProject of 100 days of Celtic knots. The Celtic knotwork alphabet that I’m working on for the first 26 days is coming along really well, and not only have a been creating a black … Read More

Tuesday Colour Inspiration: hand spun yarn
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I’m currently taking two weeks holiday and am thoroughly enjoying spending time on some crafts that I normally wouldn’t get a chance to indulge myself in. Hand spinning is one of those crafts! I have a whole stash of hand … Read More

Projects to join in with: #The100DayProject
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Starting on 3rd April, #The100DayProject comes back for it’s 5th year. I took part in 2016 (doesn’t seem like two years ago – how time flies), and back then I committed to drawing Celtic knots for 100 days. As I … Read More

Tuesday Colour Inspiration: Peeled Paint
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Just a quick post today, as I’m busy with both workshop preparation and graphic design work. This swatch is taken from a lovely garage door of peeled paint, just along the way from me. As always, you can download the … Read More

Project Process: Celtic Dragons Illustration
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It has taken a good few months of work to get this Celtic Dragons illustration to where I wanted it to be, but I finally achieved it over the weekend. Hand drawn and hand coloured, the original will stay with … Read More

Tuesday Colour Inspiration: Snow Day
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I think I should stop mentioning the sun or spring in my colour inspiration swatches, as it always seems to herald the snow a few days afterwards! This is the result of the snow today, but there is more forecast … Read More

Project Process: Stick Woven Duffle Bag
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You may remember my video on the process of weaving a handbag on my new peg loom. I decided I could do with a little bag to hold all of the weaving sticks in, so what better way to do … Read More

Tuesday Colour Inspiration: Lichen
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At last, the sun has come out on the odd day here, and we’ve been able to get out for a walk in our local area. We saw our first snowdrops today whilst out walking this morning, a beautiful sight! … Read More