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

Growing and Preserving

I love snail mail!  Nothing like getting a parcel in the post is there.  So I got together a care package for my friend Alison who loves to grow stuff and is then great at preserving her produce.  Alison and Chris's home-made wine is notorious, possibly similar to Tom Good's…

Catch-up

I thought we'd have a little catch-up as I didn't blog over Christmas I didn't show you some of the pictures I took.  I was really pleased with this lobster stocking which I made for the last facebook giveaway of 2010.  Here's the question: -It’s the final giveaway and I…

Send the Fire!

I made this card for my friend Caroline. We did the children's work together this summer at church and these scraps of fabric backed with HeatnBond Lite were left over from a banner we made with the kids. They really enjoyed making it and happily nobody got burned with the…

Gonks

It all started with Gary the Gonk. I made him to go in the 1970s themed gift box I made for my April facebook giveaway.Gary the GonkHere he is sitting on the edge of the gift box. Doesn't he look handsome?We often talk to our kids about the 1970s; when…