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Lampshade Making!

Lampshade Making!

Covering a drum lampshade is one of the most satisfying fabric projects you can do. It's a quick project and the finished product can have such an impact. You can make the lampshade the size you want and choose a fabric which fits the room you wish to put it in. If it's a present, you can customise it to... View more
Creativity and my Mental Health

Creativity and my Mental Health

As some of you may already know, 10th October is World Mental Health Day, with the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival running from 10 - 29th October.  Being creative is absolutely central to my mental health, so I decided to dedicate this week's blog post to this topic. There are so many benefits to participating in an artistic hobby on... View more
Kingfisher Linocut

Kingfisher Linocut

This Kingfisher linocut is one of my most recent.  It was inspired by my walks through a local beauty spot Quarry Mill - during springtime, you often see the turquoise flash of a kingfisher flying along the course of the stream.  I love my linocuts to tell a story and to be able to illustrate a subject from different angles -... View more