This is Exciting 

So having paused my blog for a while and finally got myself an iPhone, I have discovered that I can blog from my phone and this is my first entry.  …

Historic Tewkesbury

Once we had delivered the velvet cushions to the Antiques Roadshow last Thursday, we had a quick scoot around Tewkesbury and were bowled over by the distinctive timbered buildings. Beautiful …

Landmark Arts Papercuts

Spent a highly enjoyable and productive day at the Landmark Arts Centre in Teddington on Sunday. My ten total novice paper cutters designed and cut some fab panels and amazed …

Love a Paper cut Challenge

Hand cut paper cut sax

One of the things I enjoy about designing for paper cutting is the challenge of integrating type and a specific shape – in this case a sax. My son loves …

My first HF Holiday

Creative Patchwork course at Abingworth

April got off to a flying start with a reasonably hassle free drive down to Sussex for my first HF Holiday at Abingworth Hall, a beautiful residence complete with lake, …

Easter Sunshine and Activity

It’s been a busy Easter with preparations for the BCTF (British Craft trade Fair) ramping up. Much counting of card stock – assembling cards, photographing prints, painting of a small stand and …

Art In Action coming up!!!

Art in Action leaflets

It’s that time of year when I start distributing leaflets far and wide about Art in Action, and here’s this year’s box worth complete with new calligraphic logo. If you …

First Course 2016!

Wonderful first course of 2016 at Denman – my patchwork novices were amazing and made some gorgeous pieces, including a couple of bags, a throw, some cushion covers and a cat quilt. …

Busy! Busy!

So December has been crazy busy with many a wreath ripped and knotted and Christmas paper cuts aplenty – all great fun and super happy students.Here’s a selection of what …