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Last Minute Present Idea

Last Minute Present Idea

Got someone you still need to get a present for?  Why not make them a half apron, especially if they are a keen baker or chef?  It's a super easy project you can make from two half quarters, plus some trimmings and a length of fabric for a waistband.  I made this one with a fat quarter of my Brown... View more
Printing from leaves

Printing from leaves

I'm sure printing from leaves is something that you probably associate with childhood!  But I've had some really great results printing directly from 'real life' leaves using my printing press.  This leaf fabric is made up of a design of sun-dried leaves I took back from the beach in Turkey.  Let me take you through the process step by step,... View more
Hummingbird Collograph

Hummingbird Collograph

I've been enjoying experimenting with making collograph prints on my printing press.  To do this, you make a plate filled with different textures, which you ink up and  print onto a piece of dampened paper using oil based inks.  This print can then be transformed by working over it with water based inks.  Let me take you through the stages... View more