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Hidden, Therapeutic Creativity

Hidden, Therapeutic Creativity

Mostly, my creative work is something that I openly share.  However, there are some pieces which I have done, which I will never share - not even with the closest people in my life.  These are artworks or writing I have done purely from a therapeutic point of view.  They are done in a style which is completely different to... View more
Making a Lampshade with Children

Making a Lampshade with Children

Making a lampshade with children is easy if you use a kit from a company such as Dannells.  In a kit, you get everything you need - the PVC, rings, tape, and a tool to tuck in the fabric.  My two lovely helpers are going to show you how to make a lampshade today!  We are using fabric which they... View more
Preparing a Design for a Lampshade

Preparing a Design for a Lampshade

In this week's blog post, I wanted to show you how to prepare designs for a lampshade cover.  The company Dannells has a printing service available allowing you to create a design for your own bespoke lampshade.  My two students worked with me to produce the amazing lampshades above - let me show you the process! The first stage is to create... View more