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Smelly pebbles…….and old Tup!

On a recent workshop at my dear friend Annie’s I met a lovely lady called Jane and her Mum – we were making Willow Chickens on that occasion – Chatting, I discovered that Jane runs a thriving business over the Scottish (yeay) border supplying beautiful textiles and homeware to Galleries and online. She has the … Continue reading

A Sense of Place – an Exhibition

I’ve never been very good with a sewing machine – always been envious of those talented people who can just ‘run up a curtain’ – and I don’t mean literally! But I needed to learn to at least get to grips with my machine as I was desperate to add freeform embroidery to my felt … Continue reading

Wool on the Wall

Went down to Greenhead yesterday to the Wool on the Wall Event which was really inspiring – plenty of information for those new to the wonders of wool with Thermafleece exhibits, weavers, spinners, peg-looms (I want one of these) and raw fleece for sale. Woolclip, Natural Born Dyers, Ellie Langley and Eden Gotland Sheep were … Continue reading