Beaded Choker Tutorial

  I've not had much time for play in the last couple of weeks, so was wondering what to write about for my post today. I got thinking about some of my first jewellery designs and thought it would be…
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Weekly Keep-Our-Sanity Challenge: Cat

The theme of our Keep-Our-Sanity challenge this week is Cat.   Cats have long been part of human life, with signs of domestication dating back to around 12,000 years ago. They originated in the near east, so it is little wonder they show up in the…
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An Idea That Worked! Then a Teaser

A thought came to me while taking a shower, my best place to think and come up with ideas. I wanted to make an amulet bag for a Challenge of the Month that Cathy Mendoza has presented for Art Elements.…
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Felting with Yarn

Last week, I took a day off and went off on an adventure to the NEC in Birmingham to meet up with fellow AE member Lesley to see the Sewing for Pleasure & Fashion Embroidery Show. As you've probably noticed,…
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