Cutting + sticking + sewing + baking. My creative life.

Swoon Quilt

I have been a volunteer podiatrist at the Salvation Army Citadel in my town for coming up to ten years.  The Citadel now has a dedicated medical room and was in need of some equipment, there was a pre-used static treatment couch which the volunteers and clients were grateful to…

Rainbow Cake

I wanted to make a very special cake to celebrate my Mum 's 70th birthday.  The rainbow cake has been all over Pinterest for some time and I've been waiting for an important occasion to try it out.  As my Mum is part of Rainbow Christian Fellowship (formerly known as…

Gift Bags

I do think a gift bag makes even the most mundane gift quite glamourous.  Here is a selection of more recent gift bags I've made.  I made this zipped pouch for my aunt as she's mad about hedgehogs.  The hedgehog pattern is by Penguin & Fish, I started it at…

Mother’s Day Baking

Haven't baked for a while as most of the residents of my home have been training and watching their intake of refined carbs!  I missed baking and decided to add some baked goods to my Mother's Day gifts for my Mum and Mother-in-Law this year.  I made my Mother-in-Law Nigella's…