Poppy tag

I was disappointed to miss the spectacular display of ceramic poppies at the Tower of London. So imagine how excited I was to learn that part of the display was being installed locally! I was certainly¬†not going to miss out … Continue reading


Another Monday, another week and another new challenge begins at Crafty Boots. It’s been a little while since I posted here so let me first show you a couple of pictures from the rest of my week. We were lucky … Continue reading

Remembrance – Part 2

As promised I am back to share the details of my second Design Team project for the new challenge over at Crafty Boots Challenges. The theme is remembrance. Your project doesn’t have to be poppy related it can be something … Continue reading

Remembrance – part 1

It’s time for a new challenge over at Crafty Boots Challenges¬†and our theme for the next fortnight is “remembrance.” Those of you in the UK, and many of you overseas too, will know that yesterday was Remembrance Sunday when there … Continue reading

Mermaid, poppies and emergency doughnuts

After three days of being on my feet delivering a training course, plus loading and unloading the van¬†either side and some early starts and late finishes I’m feeling¬†pretty tired this morning.¬†One of the advantages of finishing a an event on … Continue reading

Remember them

Craft packages ordered =0, craft packages received =1 This week’s Sunday Stampers challenge requires you to use texture. Hels has created the most fabulous piece in gorgeous orange and pink colours with lots of flowers and butterflies, be sure to … Continue reading

Follow the Yellow Brick road

Craft packages ordered =0, craft packages received =0 This week’s word at Every Inchie Monday is “road.” Naturally, I thought of one of the most famous roads of all! I used squares of yellow card and then used a tan … Continue reading

Poppy for remembrance

Craft packages ordered=0 craft packages received =0 Another busy day ahead and so another early post. Today I have another staff training meeting all morning and then I’m off to visit a school in Leeds to support them with their … Continue reading