Christmas Gifts – Sadie

Every year I make gifts for the three lovely ladies that I work with. Sometimes they are all different, sometimes they are all the same. This year I have done three different things using the same basic items – hopefully tailored to each recipients personal…

Festive Felt Flowered Wreath

I wanted a wreath decoration to hang in my living room. Something to match the jewel bright coloured tree decorations that I had. I’d seen a few ideas on Pinterest incorporating felt flowers, so I had a think and came up with this design. I…

Mixed Media – Work in Progress

I got my painting head on today and made a tentative start on some mixed media pieces. I blended some acrylic paints on to the canvas board, then added another layer of paint through some masks. I have a plan on what I wish the…

Cuckoo Clock

I bought this ‘cuckoo clock’ ┬áby Kaisercraft a while ago. It was a blank MDF kit which I decorated using some pretty Basic Grey papers and stickers which have been in my stash for ages!! First of all I painted the blanks with two coats…

Tempus Fugit

  I have been a long-term fan of Steampunk style, and have slowly been collecting various bits and bobs in order to make a unique accessory for myself. Last week I found myself inspired to make a watch, so I sorted through my stash to…

Voodoo Pinboard

I got the idea for this voodoo doll pinboard a couple of weeks ago whilst browsing the internet. The hardest part was finding a cork floor tile at a reasonable price! After a long fruitless search, a friend came to the rescue and gave me…