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Pop Up Along

Pop Up Along

Over the next few weeks, I'm going to do something I've never done before on my blog - I'm going to do 'live' weekly updates on a project I'm working on - one with a very definite deadline, my new pop up Easter card!  Usually, the projects I blog about are already completed - this will be a completely new... View more
Carving out time for art

Carving out time for art

One way in which I ensure every free moment I have (or has the potential at least) to be creative, is to ensure that any otherwise ‘dead time’ can be filled with an artistic activity.  By dead time, I mean: time spent travelling; sitting at the doctor or dentist waiting to be seen; waiting in a meeting, where the rest... View more
Never made a lampshade?

Never made a lampshade?

If you've never made a lampshade, then you should use a lampshade kit!  Here, my friend Rhona shows how easy it is to make a lampshade using a kit from Dannells.  As you can see below, it turned out beautifully.  First of all, you can see the kit here - it comes with everything you need apart from your fabric... View more